The Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language (BJLL) is seeking new recruits to its editorial team.
We are recruiting in the following roles:
The new editor(s) will work with the current editorial team and peer reviewers in producing the new issue of the BJLL.
The main duties include:
- Managing a team of PG editors and peer reviewers
- Overseeing the entire peer review and editorial process
- Manage all aspects of Journal promotion and correspondence (including ‘Call for Submissions’, use of email and social media), as well as managing all aspects of funding and expenses
- Manage the printing and distribution of the Journal
Book Review Editor
The new book review editor will take responsibility for acquiring and distributing books for review from publishers, and for recruiting and managing a team of book reviewers, as well as editing the reviews for publication, as well as providing other editorial assistance when necessary.
The new notes editor will take responsibility for acquiring and distributing Notes (5-6 short articles of 1000 words) and editing these for publication, as well as providing other editorial assistance when necessary.
Arts and Poetry Editor
The main duty is to commission and format original artwork and poetry for publication. The Arts and Poetry Editor will also be required to create the front and back covers of the Journal, and provide other editorial assistance when necessary.
We are also seeking proof-reader, whose role it will be to copy-edit the final draft(s) of material, ensuring that it meet the Journal’s criteria.
If you are interested in any of these roles, please contact the General Editors (firstname.lastname@example.org) for an application form.