The Journal of Patient-Reported Outcomes (JPRO) is seeking to recruit a new Associate Editor to begin a three-year term in 2020.

Preferred Experience

We are seeking an Associate Editor with expertise in quantitative and qualitative methods and applications. We are also seeking expertise in the early development of patient experience measures, patient engagement measures, health related quality of life measures, and/or in cultural translations of these measures.

Preference will be given to those who have published some of that work in and served as a reviewer for the sister International Society of 

Quality of Life Research journal, Quality of Life Research or the JPRO. Associate Editors will be committed to working on the JPRO editorial board team to improve the quality of submitted papers and efficiency of manuscript processing and the impact of the journal.


Eligible persons will have published scientific works in the fields of patient-reported outcomes. Associate Editors need to be members-in-good standing of ISOQOL.

How to Apply

If interested, please send to the Co-Editors-in-Chief at your earliest convenience, but before 10 July 2020, your curriculum vitae and a cover letter stating your background in patient-reported experience measures, patient-engagement, and health related quality of life research, your experience as a reviewer and editor, your areas of expertise, and your reasons for seeking the role of Associate Editor for the journal.

The appointment of Associate Editors to the journal is subject to the approval of the Board of the International Society for Quality of Life Research.


Thank you,
David Feeny, PhD, and Ron D. Hays, PhD, Co-Editors-in-Chief

The International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL) is a global community of researchers, clinicians, health care professionals, industry professionals, consultants, and patient research partners advancing health related quality of life research (HRQL).

Together, we are creating a future in which patient perspective is integral to health research, care and policy.