Publications and Communications Committee


Committee Purpose

The Publications and Communications Committee (PCC) is charged with reviewing the use of print and electronic media by FASEB departments in the discharge of their responsibilities, and making recommendations that increase the effectiveness of communications and communications channels for FASEB activities and programs.

The PCC has direct oversight of The FASEB Journal and FASEB BioAdvances, including editor-in-chief (EIC) and associate editor nominations; the FASEB Board confirms appointments. The PCC shall form a search committee to recommend new EIC appointments, as needed.

The PCC reviews the fiscal and other performance measures of FASEB publications. The committee also proposes an annual budget for FASEB publications to the Finance Committee, including but not limited to compensation for EICs and associate editors.

The PCC advises FASEB leadership and staff on a variety of communications concerns and methods, including but not limited to social media, web content, media outreach, and communications training for scientists.


Volunteer Position Description/Responsibilities

Member, Publications/Communication Committee

2019/2020 Publications and Communications Committee Roster

Chair: Jasna Markovac, PhD
ABRF - Mark O. Lively, PhD
ACSM - L. Bruce Gladden, PhD
AGE - George L. Sutphin, PhD
APEPS - Ved Srivastava, PhD
ASBMB - Peter Rubenstein, PhD
ASBMR - David Karasik, PhD
ASIP - Martha B. Furie, PhD
ASN - Jamie Baum, PhD
ASPET - Kim Neve, PhD
BMES - Michael King PhD
ES - Varykina Thackray, PhD
HCS - Denis Baskin, PhD
SDB - Alexandra Joyner, PhD
SEBM - Steven Goodman, PhD
SfG - Donald L. Jarvis, PhD
SSR - Jennifer Wood, PhD
TS - Russell S. Kirby, Phd, MS, FACE

Staff Liaisons

Director of Marketing and Communications
Todd Bentsen

Interim Director of Publications
Karen King

Ex Officio

Editor-in-Cheif, BioAdvances
Ralph A. Bradshaw, PhD

Editor-in-Chief, The FASEB Journal
Thoru Pederson, PhD

FASEB Executive Director/CEO
Frank Krause, CAE