We are looking for social justice-oriented editors with 2+ years professional experience copyediting academic books, journal articles, and book chapters in the following interdisciplinary academic fields: cultural studies, queer studies, film/media studies, transgender studies, women’s studies, ethnic studies, performance/dance studies, communication studies, disability studies, and related fields (see our portfolio for the types of projects we work on).
Our copyeditors are responsible for ensuring manuscripts have correct and consistent grammar, spelling, formatting, and punctuation; clear and logical sentence structure; consistent terminology, abbreviations, and definitions; and accurate citation formatting for in-text citations, footnotes/endnotes, and bibliographies.
Further, our copyeditors ensure manuscripts adhere to specific US publishers’ and universities’ formatting requirements and best reflect the power of interdisciplinary scholarship today.
This is an independent contractor position and you can work remotely from wherever you are. IoF is a fully remote company with team members located across North America.
Microsoft Word 2010 or later, Adobe Reader or Preview, Slack, Asana, Google Drive.
Pay is per project and based on word count and turn-around time. You’ll know the full payment amount (as well as turn-around, word count, subject area, manuscript type, and other logistics) before you decide whether or not to take on a project.