Positions Opened: Copy editor/Section Editor (Journal of International Students, www.jistudents.org)
Copy editors are responsible for ensuring the highest quality of editorial copy of journal publication. It should be as clean as possible before the final copy is presented to the Editor-in-chief and managing editor. Copy editors are responsible for ensuring that all stories (text) are error-free before publication of the Journal.
· Edits (at least 2 papers per year) for grammar and spelling mistakes and stylistic discrepancies as outlined by the APA manual.
· Must have superior proofreading skill.
· Contributes constructive and helpful criticism to the Journal team.
All editorial members serve and can anticipate being asked to copy edit approximately 3 manuscripts per year. The review members or editors hold doctoral degrees, have a minimum of a year experience in higher education, and have expertise in writing and publication.