Recruitment is now closed. Please check back in September 2017 for our next recruitment cycle.

Please review the position descriptions below, download your application package, and submit it to intergentes@mcgill.ca before the appropriate deadline.
Editorial Team

Executive Editor

Expected time commitment: 10-15 hours per week

  • Follow individual submission through all steps of the review process (For articles: Internal Review – Substantive Edit – Language / Grammar Review; for all other submissions:  from initial review to final publication).
  • Oversee team of Senior Editor and Associate Editors at each step of the editorial process.
  • Report to the Editorial Chair on weekly basis.
  • Desirable skills include:
    • Experience managing a team (managing an editorial team in various settings will be considered an asset but is not necessary);
    • Experience on a law journal will be considered an asset;
    • Bilingual in two of the three official languages of the Journal (French, English and Spanish).

Senior Editor

Expected time commitment: 5-10 hours per week

  • Oversee given step of editorial process (either Internal Review, Substantive Edit, or Language / Grammar Review) and coordinate with Associate Editors on tasks and deadlines.
  • For all other submissions, Senior Editor will work directly with Associate Editors to reach a decision.
  • Report to Executive Editor on progress of individual submission.
  • Desirable skills include:
    • Experience on a law journal will be considered an asset;
    • Bilingual in two of the three official languages of the Journal (French, English and Spanish).


Associate Editor

Expected time commitment: 5-10 hours per week

  • Participate in editorial process of all submissions by either: completing an Internal Review, Substantive Edit, or Language Review.
  • Report regularly to Senior Editor.
  • Desirable skills include:
    • Bilingual in two of the three official languages of the Journal (French, English and Spanish).
Multimedia Team

Multimedia Associates

Expected time commitment: 4-7 hours per week

  • Assist the Multimedia Chair and Multimedia Manager Multimedia team tasks, including:
    • Assist the Multimedia Manager in updating Inter Gentes website content, including the arrangement of textual and visual elements of articles, op-eds and editorials;
    • Assist the Podcast Manager in developing lecture recordings and thematic podcasts for Inter Gentes‘ issues;
    • Contribute to the creative direction of the website;
    • Update all social media platforms to promote the journal.
  • Desirable skills include:
    • Bilingual French/English (and also preferably speaks Spanish, but not required)
Management Team

Outreach Associates

Expected time commitment: 4-7 hours per week

  • Assist in the management, preparation and implementation of the Management team’s tasks, including:
    • Encouraging submissions;
    • Searching for partners and donors for the Journal;
    • Promoting the Journal across universities and academic centres worldwide;
    • Promoting the Journal across key professional circles;
    • Linking up with the media on and outside campus;
    • Organizing promo events for the Journal.
  • Design and implement the social-media outreach strategy for the Journal in collaboration with the Management Chair and Multimedia Associate.
  • Desirable skills include:
    • Bilingual French/English (and preferably also speaks Spanish and/or other additional language).
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