UW Press Soden-Trueblood Graduate Publishing Fellow

Application deadline:   March 9, 2016

The UW Press Soden-Trueblood Graduate Publishing Fellow is a paid position with the University of Washington Press to work in a variety of departments, including editorial, production, and marketing.

The position requires a commitment to work 20 hours per week, and provides support equivalent to a 50% GSA position for three academic quarters. Salary is commensurate with degree level and the position offers a tuition waiver for state-tuition graduate programs (not applicable to fee-based programs).

Throughout the course of the fellowship the student will be exposed to a wide range of areas in the publication process, including acquisitions, copyediting, design, production, electronic publication, and marketing. The work will be substantial in nature, commensurate with the educational level and experience of the student. The fellowship will also offer a larger sense of the publishing profession and current issues gained through readings, opportunities to network within and outside the press, and discussions about career issues and further educational opportunities. Fellows should bring curiosity and energy to the job, and will be expected to complete assigned tasks and projects in a timely and professional manner.

To apply, please supply cover letter, current resume, recent transcript, two letters of recommendation, and a writing sample (5-10 pages).

For complete information about this opportunity, see: Husky Jobs, position ID 99477