Become a Staff Writer

Staff Writer Application

The World Mind is currently accepting Staff Writer applications for all columns. Please see the qualifications, duties, and application below.
  • Qualifications

    Staff Writers serve as the primary content generators of the magazine. Each Staff Writer will be assigned a column related to their interest areas and relevant experience. Staff must have completed LIT 100/101 or 106: College Writing, SISU 105: World Politics, or GOVT 130: Comparative Politics, and at least one relevant course from the desired regional or thematic area or concentration, and/or have demonstrated knowledge of corresponding regional or thematic area or concentration.
  • Duties

    Responsible for writing one article per issue in the column for which s/he is hired (two articles per semester) | Required to attend semesterly staff meetings | Other duties as assigned
    Please select the column(s) for which you would like to be considered.
    Select all that apply.
  • Please list any academic or specific work positions where you gained experience in the topics specified in the column to which you are applying.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, .
    Attach a writing sample of no more than 3,000 words on a topic relevant to the column for which you are applying. If you would like to submit an excerpt of an article, please indicate that the submission is excerpted at the top of the page.