Assistant Editor, Forum: Issues about Career Line and Contingent Faculty

Mentor Name:
Trace Daniels Lerberg

Mentor Position:
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Writing & Rhetoric Studies



Project Description:

Forum is a journal published by the Conference on College Composition and Communication and is published twice a year. The assistant will work with me to develop ideas and proposals for special issues, plan out each issue, contact prospective authors, review submissions, help me coordinate with reviewers and the editorial board, check bibliographies for accuracy, work with me and the NCTE editorial team to evaluate proofs and meet publishing deadlines.

Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; This is a work-study research position; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis or Senior Thesis; Earn independent study credit

Student Role:

Student will assist with all phases of publication process.

Student Benefits:

Student will learn all phases of the publishing process.

Project Duration:

1 year; 5-10 hours per week

Minimum Requirements:

junior with good communication skills