nominations

1. Stilet would like to invite self-nominations for the following position:

  • Editorial assistant: Stilet

Position as assistant to the editor, from 01 January 2021 to 31 December 2022. Proofreading and page layout experience essential, knowledge of InDesign is suggested, academic proficiency in Afrikaans essential. Position is not salaried, but comes with a monthly stipend to cover data costs and software expenditure.

 

2. stilet.digital would like to invite self-nominations for the following positions:

  • Editorial assistant: stilet.digital

Position as assistant to the editor, from now to 31 December 2022. Digital footprint, social media curation, website maintenance, and page layout experience essential, fluency in InDesign is suggested, academic proficiency in English and one other South African language is preferred. Background in literary studies or criticism, or literary theory, is beneficial. Position is not salaried, but comes with a monthly stipend to cover data costs and software expenditure.

  • Associate editor: Book reviews

Position is not salaried, but comes with a monthly stipend to cover data costs and software expenditure, as well as additional research-related remuneration.

 

3. stilet.digital would like to invite research units, research entities, or department heads to offer nominations for the following position:

  • Associate editor: Critical diversity & representative assessment

This associate editor portfolio will function independently from the editor, and will work with the editorial collective to deliver 1) a representative assessment note for each issue, and 2) a critical diversity report for each volume. Position is not salaried, but comes with research-related remuneration.

 

 

Please note, for all postings above: A resume, short research profile, and extended cover letter can be sent to editor@stilet.digital. stilet.digital is committed to a productive and critical engagement with how diversity in our editorial team shapes knowledge-flow. Please address this in your application.

In addition to the positions posted above, a number of regional and subject editorial positions, as well as associate editor positions will become available over the next year.  Interested candidates should contact the editorial team directly, at editor@stilet.digital.