Please send all application materials to info.5clpp@gmail.com.

Design Editor

The Design Editor has ultimate responsibility for the visual identity of the print edition (i.e. fonts, graphics, layout) and web properties (i.e. CJLPP website, ILJ website). Responsible for maintaining visual consistency across print editions and website properties, communicating regularly with other members of the Executive Board, and collaborating with authors to create graphics to accompany their articles.
Attends weekly Executive Board meetings.
Time commitment: 6-8 hours per edition cycle (3 editions per year).
Required application materials: resume and a short description of why you would like to join the Journal and serve in this position.
Required qualifications: proficiency with Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator.
Preferred qualifications: proficiency with Adobe Photoshop and/or WordPress.

Staff Writer

Staff writers work closely with senior editors to produce two 5+ page original papers each semester (or 1 original 5+ 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 and will be considered for a $50 cash prize each semester.

Attends all full staff meetings, which are held every other week, 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.