Deadline for application submissions: 10 December 2017 (23:59 CET).
The International Association for Political Science Students is hereby launching a Call for Applications for the position of Deputy Editor-in-Chief of its academic blog A Different View (ADV).
The Deputy Editor-in-Chief is, in cooperation with the Editor-in-Chief, responsible for running the academic blog. The blog operates within the IAPSS Academic Department.
ADV is the popular-scientific blog of IAPSS. As one of the largest student-run blogs, ADV publishes articles dealing with all facets of political theory, foreign policy and international relations, among others. While ADV provides analytical and up-to-date commentary of political issues around the world as well as recent developments in the field of political science, it is not just limited to academia but extends to real-world developments and crises. IAPSS envisions ADV as a place for discussions and free flow of ideas, and an avenue where readers can gain a better understanding of cross-cultural affairs and how politics deeply affects the interactions between and among states as well as individuals.
With a diverse pool of authorship, ADV is an important platform for political science enthusiasts, one which enables and facilitates the sharing of opinions on different issues. ADV is a very much formidable platform for exchanging ideas and perspectives, improving academic writing skills and making convincing points of view about various subjects of utmost importance.
A suitable candidate for the position of Deputy Editor-in-Chief is required to:
Furthermore, the position demands:
Current or past membership in the ADV Authorial Board is not a requirement.
The position is as all other positions within IAPSS unpaid and extends for the duration of two years, i.e. until December 2019. The average workload is seven (7) hours per week.
In addition, occupying the position implies that you are a member of IAPSS at the moment of your installment and during your whole term as Deputy Editor-in-Chief. Therefore, if you are not already a member you will be required to apply for membership in case of acceptance.
Please do not hesitate to contact us in case of further questions or inquiries.