Fall 2012 Intern Call
Ethics & International Affairs, the journal of the Carnegie Council, seeks a part-time Fall semester intern. The goal of the journal is to bridge the gap between theory and practice by integrating rigorous thinking about principles of justice and morality into discussions of the practical policy dilemmas that frequently arise in global politics. The journal publishes articles in three broad theme areas: ethics, war, and peace, global social justice, and religion in politics.
The selected candidate's tasks will include:
Managing the peer-review process
Assisting with administrative duties (e.g., ordering and tracking books for review; corresponding with authors regarding biographical notes and abstracts; drafting and mailing postproduction correspondence with journal contributors, publishers of reviewed books, and advertisers; identifying and tracking potential peer reviewers)
Researching information on topics relevant to manuscripts for publication in the journal
Depending on skill level, suggesting revisions of manuscripts for publication
Proofreading revised manuscripts (journal articles, website contents)
Candidates must be graduate students in International Affairs, Political Science, Philosophy, International Law or related areas; have a solid understanding of normative and empirical issues in international relations, global policy, and economics; excellent writing skills; attention to detail; strong Web and electronic database research skills; and excellent familiarity with Microsoft Word. Candidates are strongly encouraged to gain general familiarity with the substance of the journal.
Contact: Zornitsa Stoyanova
Location: New York, NY
Salary Range: $25/ day stipend
Sector: Non Profit
Organization URL: http://www.cceia.org Experience: Internship
Last Date To Apply Aug-31-2012
Date Posted Jul-30-2012
crossposted from Foreign Policy Assn.