Open Positions

The journal is accepts applications for the following positions:

  1. Guest Editors
  2. Consulting Editors
  3. Copy Editors
  4. Layout/Design Editors
  5. Peer Reviewers
  6. Editorial Assistants

All editorial members serve a three-year term and can anticipate being asked to review or edit approximately 3 manuscripts per year. The review members or editors hold doctoral degrees, have a minimum of a year experience in higher education, and have expertise in writing and publication. Review members agree to return reviews within four weeks of receipt and to assume a dual role of gatekeeper and shaper of research in the field of international students by providing a rigorous review of manuscripts submitted for publication by offering constructive and encouraging feedback to mentor fellow researchers.

Reviewer Recognition

JIS is a non-profit publication and operates through the voluntary services of board members and editors.  Service is an opportunity to engage in a significant research activity, view research first hand, and participate in the evaluation of scholarly research. Individual may use this service towards doctoral degree requirement, faculty tenure, and promotion activities. JIS lists board members name and affiliation on our JIS website and in print and online volumes. Members also receive a free digital volume of the Journal. No monetary reward as all positions in the Journal are unpaid.

How To Apply

Individuals (including doctoral students) are invited to submit current curriculum vitae with research interests to the Editor at contact@jistudents.org or submitting an application online.

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