Committee Details

Committee on Publications


The Committee shall oversee the publication policy of the Association and make recommendations to the Board of Directors. Proposals for the publication of periodicals, and other publications requiring Board review, shall be referred to the Committee for its recommendations, prior to action by the Board of Directors.

Composition: The Committee on Publications is comprised of twenty-one members and shall consist of one representative from each of the ASA Publications, three at-large members, and the Publications Representative to the ASA Board. The representatives from the jointly owned publications that have Management Committees will be their respective chairs. Representatives from the other ASA publications are to be selected by their respective editorial boards, subject to the approval of the ASA President-Elect, for a term of at most three years. The at-large members will be appointed by the President-Elect. Their terms will be three years. They should be appointed so that one member cycles off the committee each year. When needed, the President-Elect shall designate one at-large member as chair of the Committee on Publications. A chair of the Publications Committee may serve as chair for no more than three years.

As of November 2018, the following publications (excluding Amstat News) will be represented on the committee: Chance, JABES, JASA, JBES, JCGS, JEBS, Journal of Nonparametrics Statistics (JNPS), Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology (JSSAM), Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports (JQAS), JSDSE, SIAM/ASA Journal on Uncertainty Quantification (JUQ), Statistical Analysis and Data Mining (SAM), Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research (SBR), Statistics in Public Policy (SPP), Statistics Surveys (SS), TAS, and Technometrics.

Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Steven M. Snapinn


The Committee on Publications has 21 member(s), and 1 liaison(s).

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Snapinn, Steven M.
Chair (2018 - 2023)
Bhaumik, Dulal K.
Member (2017 - 2022)
McConville, Kelly
Member (2020 - 2022)
Apley, Daniel W.
Technometrics Representative (2022 - 2024)
Canay, Ivan
JBES Representative (2022 - 2024)
Challenor, Peter G.
Journal on Uncertainty Quantification Representative (2022 - 2024)
Hamasaki, Toshimitsu
Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research Representative (2020 - 2022)
Horton, Nicholas J.
JSDSE Representative (2022 - 2024)
Lu, Wenbin
Journal of Nonparametric Statistics Representative (2022 - 2024)
Maitra, Ranjan
Statistics Surveys Representative (2020 - 2022)
Maitra, Ranjan
Statistics Surveys Representative (2022 - 2024)
Nan, Bin
Publication Rep to the Board (2021 - 2023)
Plunkett, Amanda
Chance Representative (2020 - 2022)
Slavkovic, Aleksandra B.
Statistics and Public Policy Journal Representative (2022 - 2024)
Stein, Michael L.
JASA Representative (2022 - 2024)
Tebbs, Joshua M.
TAS Representative (2021 - 2023)
Thompson, Katherine J.
Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology Representative (2022 - 2024)
Warton, David
JABES Representative (2020 - 2022)
Welsch, Roy E.
JCGS Representative (2020 - 2022)

Sampson, Eric

Staff Liaison (2008 - 2028)

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