I have been an active academic editor and reviewer for twenty years, performing a number of roles. To date I’ve help shepherd over 100 volumes into print and was a founding editor of Dialogues in Human Geography and Social and Cultural Geography.
Editor, Progress in Human Geography, Sage, 2010-14, ISI rank 2/61.
Managing Editor, Dialogues in Human Geography, Sage, 2011-
Managing Editor/Editor, Social and Cultural Geography. Routledge, 1998-2009
CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2010. (American Library Association prize)
Book Series Editing
Editor of special issues
Dodge, M., Kitchin, R. and Zook, M. Software and the production of space. Environment and Planning A. (2009)
Kitchin, R. and Wilton, R. (Eds) (2000) Geography, Disability and Ethics. Ethics, Place and Environment 3(1): 61-102.
Kitchin, R. and Hubbard, P.J. (Eds) (1999) Research, Action and ‘Critical’ Geographies. Area 31(3): 195-246.
Freundschuh, S. and Kitchin, R. (Eds) (1999) Cognitive Mapping: Current Theory and Practice. Professional Geographer51(4): 507-561.
Jackson, P. and Kitchin, R. (Eds) (1998) Applying Cognitive Mapping. Journal of Environmental Psychology 18: 219-339.
Kitchin, R. and Toole, S. (Eds) (1994) Swansea Geographer, 31. pp. 137
Editorial advisory board
Big Data and Society (2013- )
Computational Culture (2011-)
Journal of Location Based Services (2006-2012)
Journal of Environmental Psychology (1998-2008)
Canadian Geographer (2002-07)
Information Technology, Education and Society (1999-)
Graduate Journal of Social Sciences (2003-)