Monday 12 April 2010
Editors wanted for human rights journal
The Council for American Students in International Negotiations (CASIN), along with the Advisory Board of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Human Rights Law (IJHRL), is currently seeking applications for Assistant Editors and Editorial Assistants. The IJHRL is a scholarly, peer reviewed academic journal focusing on interdisciplinary issues relating to human rights law. Qualifications: Candidates for both positions should have strong research and writing skills, in addition to a demonstrated interest and background in human rights law. Applicants should have relevant academic experience in the field of human rights, political science, history, law, sociology, religion, journalism, international affairs, area studies or another relevant field. Assistant Editors should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, although preference will be given to those possessing Masters degrees. Editorial Assistants should be at least in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree. Please send a letter of interest, resume/CV, writing sample, contact information for three references and examples of past editing work (if applicable), to firstname.lastname@example.org.