Join the Team

The Journal of International Service is always looking for dedicated SIS graduate students to join the team. If you’re currently enrolled at SIS, either part-time or full-time, and are in good standing with the university, you are eligible to apply.

In order to become part of the JIS team, you must complete an application and submit a writing sample. You will be vetted by the senior staff team and will likely receive an interview. If selected, you will be required to complete a series of three trainings. If you are selected as an editor, you may need to complete additional trainings. Senior staff members will be there to guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have.

We are currently looking for candidates for the following positions:

  • Peer Reviewer
  • Editor

To learn more about these positions, please visit our Position Descriptions page. To apply, please fill out an application. Please be sure to send us your writing sample, as well, to jis@american.edu.