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REMINDER - Call for ECA Research Fellow Nominations

Call for ECA Research Fellow Nominations

We are seeking nominations for 2023 Eastern Communication Association Distinguished Research Fellows.  Criteria for consideration include:

  • A record of distinguished research in the field of communication.
  • A record of active and continuous engagement with ECA (e.g. editing an ECA journal, serving on an ECA editorial board, presenting research at ECA annual conventions, providing research-related leadership within ECA, and ECA interest group involvement).
  • The nominee must be an ECA member for a minimum of ten years prior to the nomination.
  • The nominee must be a living ECA member at the time of nomination.

Nominations for the 2023 ECA Distinguished Research Fellows must include the following information and materials: (1) a letter of nomination; (2) the nominee’s complete and current curriculum vita and (3) additional supporting documentation of an outstanding record of research as appropriate.

No more than 1% of the ECA membership will receive this award in any given year. All previous ECA Distinguished Research Fellows serve as the selection committee.

Please email nomination materials directly to the chair, Jason A. Edwards ( by March 1, 2023.

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