The Journal of Chess Research is published on behalf of the International Society for Chess Research, with support from the Susan Polgar Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
The following prepublication ISSN assignments were made under the auspices of the U.S. ISSN Center at the Library of Congress.
Journal of Chess Research (Print)
Journal of Chess Research (Online)
Date of initial publication: October 26, 2014
Managing Editor (and webmaster):
Dr. Judit Sztaray
Executive Director of BayAreaChess, Inc.
Board of Directors for CalChess (NoCA state affiliate) and for Stockton Chorale;
Visiting Professor at University of the Pacific
PhD & MS in Physical & Theoretical Chemistry, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
Lives in Stockton, California.
Author & former editor of Chess Life magazine
Former resident Chess Master, American Chess School
Lives in Olean, New York
Language Translation Coordinator:
Carlos Alberto Colodro (Bolivia)
Scholarly Book Review Editor: TBA
Credits: Thanks to Jon Crumiller for the loan of the chess set from his collection that is pictured on the masthead. The background on the site is from the USCF conference room library in Crossville, TN. The photo on the upper right of this and many other pages was taken courtesy of Jeff Roland who loaned me his camera for the shot in Boise, Idaho, on National Chess Day in 2012. – FN
Premier issue printed by Warner’s Printing Service in their facility located at
125 Commerce Drive, Nicholasville, KY 40356
Interesting piece on the Confessions of a Journal Editor.
Former Managing Editor:
Frank A. Niro
Graduate Program in Health Services Administration
College of Human Ecology, Cornell University
Ithaca, New York
Lives in Lexington, Kentucky
Former Associate Editor:
Graduate Center for Gerontology
College of Public Health, University of Kentucky