Copy Editor

Diverse Issues In Higher Education, Fairfax, Virginia

Date Posted August 04, 2019
Industry Magazines / Publishing
Specialty Education
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $40,000 to $45,000


Diverse: Issues In Higher Education, a national publication that focuses on diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education, is seeking a copy editor to join our editorial team to work on our print and online publications. Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with an outstanding work ethic and a positive attitude.


The right candidate will demonstrate strong skills in spelling, grammar, syntax and AP style, with exceptional attention to detail. If you are a copy editor who can manage editorial content in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, we want to hear from you.


Responsibilities and Duties

As the in-house copyeditor, this position is responsible for researching, crafting and fact checking editorial content. As the staff copy editor, this person would also be responsible for ensuring that our print publications are clear, concise, consistent and error-free. The ideal candidate will also assist with occasional journalistic writing assignments.

Specific responsibilities include:


Qualifications and Skills

Please submit resume, cover letter and salary history to Jamal Watson, Executive Editor, at


Diverse: Issues In Higher Education is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia and remote candidates will not be considered. We will only be contacting those individuals whose qualifications and experience appear to be a fit for this position. We are an equal opportunity employer

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