Journal of Social Policy and Social Policy and Society are seeking a Media Editor

The Journal of Social Policy and Social Policy and Society are the journals of the UK Social Policy Association and published by Cambridge University Press. Publishing four times a year, both journals include high-quality, original research on all aspects of international social policy. The Media Editor role will hold a position on both journals’ editorial boards.

We anticipate that the role will take up around 20-25 hours per month at a competitive hourly rate and the Media Editor will hold a freelance contract with Cambridge.

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How to Apply

Applicants are not limited to residents of any particular country, although a high level of proficiency in the English language is essential. Nor are they restricted to anyone with an academic affiliation, anyone with an interest in the area is encouraged to apply. The appointment will be on the recommendation of the editors, initially for two years with the possibility of extension.


Interested candidates should apply by 30th June 2017. Please include a CV and a short statement (maximum two pages) explaining how you would approach the role and send your application by email to the publisher:


Hannah Patrick,