(From MESA's Bylaws)
Article Vi. Committees
Section 5. Publications Committee. The Publications Committee shall consist of five persons: the Editor of the International Journal of Middle East Studies, the Editor of the MESA Bulletin, one elected member of the Board of Directors appointed by the Board, and two members-at-large appointed by the Board. The Editors of the two journals continue to serve on the Committee as long as they hold their editorial positions, the members-at-large serve for a period of three years, and the Member of the Board serves for two or three years, depending upon his or her tenure on the Board. The Member of the Board other than the editors of IJMES and the MESA Bulletin shall be the Chair. The Committee shall coordinate and review the publication activities of the Association, and report annually to the Board of Directors.