Hiring

Please send application materials to info.5clpp@gmail.com by Monday, April 29.

Interview Editor

  • Responsible for reaching out to relevant student groups, faculty members, and scholars to secure and carry out at least five interviews per semester for the journal
  • Use and maintain established pipelines and should also seek out new interview sources.
  • Upon securing an interview, either delegate the interview itself to another member of the Journal or, if no one volunteers or if the editor wants, will carry out the interview themselves.
  • Work with writers throughout the process, from researching and question brainstorming to the final round of edits.
  • Time commitment: 4 hours per week + should expect some assignments over summer/winter breaks
  • Required application materials: resume, writing sample, and brief description of why you want to be the interview editor for the CJLPP. We will contact some applicants for phone or in-person interviews. 

Campus Policy Analysis Editor

  • Responsible for recruiting Journal members to write 500-800 word articles about campus policy issues at any of the five colleges.
  • Work with writers throughout the process, from researching and question brainstorming to the final round of edits.
  • Coordinate with Digital Content Editors to ensure that campus policy articles are published in a timely manner.
  • Time commitment: 4 hours per week + should expect some assignments over summer/winter breaks.
  • Required application materials: resume, writing sample, and brief description of why you want to be the campus policy analysis editor for the CJLPP. We will contact some applicants for phone or in-person interviews.

Digital Content Editor

  • Meet with digital content writers weekly to develop and publish articles that are 500-800 words in length.
  • Publish articles on our website and on Facebook about 3 times per week.
  • Responsible for creating and enforcing a schedule for a team of digital content writers to follow.
  • Time commitment: 3-6 hours per week + should expect some assignments over summer/winter breaks.
  • Required application materials: resume, writing sample, and brief description of why you want to be a digital content editor for the CJLPP. We will contact some applicants for phone or in-person interviews.

Staff Writer

  • Work closely with print edition editors to produce one original 5+ page research paper and an additional interview/blog article.
  • Each writer is paired with a senior editor, with whom they will collaborate often throughout the writing process, from topic selection to research to final edits.
  • Staff writers’ pieces are given special consideration for publication in CJLPP print editions.
  • Attends all full staff meetings and ad-hoc one-on-one meetings with senior editors.
  • Time commitment: varies by writer, but usually about 3 hours per week.
  • Required application materials: resume, writing sample at least 5 double-spaced pages in length, and a brief description of what topics you may be interested in writing about.

Digital Content Writer

  • Responsible for producing three 500-800 word pieces per month on any relevant topic of their choice in the realm of law or public policy.
  • Responsible for submitting their piece to the blog editor at least two days before their final draft deadline and for attending meetings with the blog editor to edit their pieces.
  • Attends all full staff meetings and blog meetings arranged by blog editors.
  • Time commitment: 3 hours per week.
  • Required application materials: resume, writing sample, and a brief description of what topics you are interested in exploring. We will contact some applicants for phone interviews.

Project Manager

  • The Project Manager is responsible for assisting the business team on an ad-hoc basis, supporting the journal’s growth and presence.
  • Will be involved with community and campus outreach projects, communications, recruitment, and website development.
  • Attends all full staff meetings and ad-hoc meetings with members of the business team.
  • Time commitment: 2 hours per week.
  • Required application materials: Resume and a short description of why you want to be a project manager for the CJLPP.