UW Press Soden-Trueblood Publishing Fellow (2017-18 Graduate Staff Assistantship)

Application Deadline:  March 17, 2017

The University of Washington Press is offering a nine-month Graduate Staff Assistantship position for September 2017-June 2018. Throughout the course of the appointment 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 position 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.

The Publishing Fellow must commit to working an average of 20 hours per week. Salary is commensurate with degree level using the university’s regular, base rate TA/RA/SA salary schedule. The position also provides GAIP insurance and a waiver of the operating fee, tech fee and building fee.

Candidates must be matriculated in graduate programs in the humanities or social sciences at the University of Washington. Preference is given to applicants who are in at least the second year of their graduate program.

For complete information about this opportunity, including how to apply, visit Husky Jobs, and search for ID #111881.