Allegra Calling for Reviews Editor!

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Allegra is looking for a new reviews editor to take over the responsibilities of our Ally Judith Beyer who needs a break to concentrate on the ‘compulsory’ writing of her book (ah, this hellish tenure system!).

We’ll miss you Judith!

The job consists in:

  • Compiling thematic lists of new books in legal and political anthropology (and beyond!).
  • Publishing regular calls for reviewers and selecting reviewers according to their field of expertise.
  • Contacting publishers to obtain copies of books to be sent to selected reviewers.
  • Ensuring that reviews are processed according to deadlines while ensuring the quality of reviews.
  • Liaising with editorial assistants once reviews are ready to be published.

The ideal candidate:

  • LOVES BOOKS! This position is an opportunity to do what we love in a way that has an impact on others!
  • has a PhD in anthropology.
  • is committed to Open Access Publishing.
  • is on the pulse of cutting edge publications in anthropology.
  • is conscientious and well organized.
  • enjoys working in a team.
  • knowledge of Word Press is a plus!

Send your CV together with a short letter of motivation to: stuff@allegralaboratory.net before December 1st, 2017.

 

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