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Astronomical Journal

General Information about Editors:

Editors: Appointed by the Council with advice from the Publications Board. May be reappointed an unlimited number of times. The editor of each journal shall have the right to attend meetings of the Council, but not to vote.
Additional Editors: The Editor may propose and the Council, with advice from the Publications Board, may appoint additional editors to assist in the editorial process. The term of appointment shall be set by the Council.
Editor's Term: Initial term, Jan. - Dec., five years; subsequent terms, Jan. - Dec., three years.
Charge: Each journal of original content material shall have an editor or managing editor who shall be responsible for the overall management of the journal.


Committee members

Editor-in-Chief:
John S. Gallagher (Jan 2005 - Dec 2014)
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Associate Editor-in-Chief:
Ata Sarajedini (Jun 2012 - Dec 2016)
University of Florida, Gainesville

Please address all editorial correspondence to:

The Astronomical Journal
Department of Astronomy, Sterling Hall
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI 53706
aj@astro.wisc.edu
http://aj.aas.org
Telephone: +1 608-265-6005
Fax: +1 608-890-2599

Scientfic Editor(s):
Melissa McGrath (Jan 2009 - Dec 2014)