LSEUPR Recruitment for Deputy Editor-in-Chief 2021/22


  • Be the primary contact for the Editorial Division
  • Responsible for the UPR blog and the publication of blog posts
  • Assign the review and edit tasks to Associate Editors, and work with the Journal Management System to publish editions of the journal
  • Assist and collaborate with the Editor-in-Chief in the overall journal management
  • Assist the Editor-in-Chief in making final decisions on the submitted manuscripts to ensure sustainable and timely copy flow
  • Organise and facilitate the work of the Editorial Division
  • Collaborate with other Executive Committee members on moving the UPR forward


  • Strong commitment and sense of responsibility
  • Interest in and commitment to the UPR and its mission
  • Strong team management skills and experience
  • Strong literary skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and take on multiple duties
  • Ability to work flexibly within a busy team environment and willingness to support fellow members of the team
  • Time management and organisational skills – ability to multitask alongside your studies
  • Must be a current LSE undergraduate student
  • Relevant departmental background is preferable but not necessary

How to Apply:

To apply please send an email to with the subject line a “Deputy Editor-in-Chief – [First Name, Last Name]” and be sure to include:

  • A copy of your CV
  • A brief cover letter explaining why you want this role and why you think you are the best candidate for it.

Deadline: Midnight GMT on Monday 5th April 2021 

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