Looking to learn more about the vibrant team that makes Adroit happen? You’ve come to the right place!

First off: please visit our Staff Masthead page to learn more about our staff.

Furthermore, we recommend familiarizing yourself with the journal by visiting our About page, and perhaps also an issue or two.


We look forward to hearing from you.

Open Positions:

Director of Marketing

From overseeing email marketing and content marketing to helping execute partnership and marketing events, our Director of Marketing will be key to fulfilling our mission as a publication, organization, and community resource, and a critical member of our leadership team. The ideal candidate will have experience in corporate or non-profit sectors, is a self-starter and creative driver. (Est. commitment: 5 hrs/week.) Please apply on the Adroit Submittable with a cover letter and resumé.

Prose Reader

Prose readers get the first crack at all submissions in their specified genre, and are expected to review fiction and nonfiction (and hybrid) submissions regularly and consistently. Reviewing submissions includes voting, providing comments, and participating in occasional discussions about pieces on the bubble. (Est. commitment: 3.5 hrs/week.)

Staff Engagement Coordinator

The Adroit Journal seeks a passionate, organized Staff Engagement Coordinator with a penchant for community building to lead community and educational programs for members of the Adroit Journal staff. The coordinator will manage the logistics of both our Visiting Writer Series and In-House Staff Craft Talks, which will include recruiting dynamic and exciting authors to enrich. Also, the coordinator will spearhead initiatives that enable staff members to establish connections within the currently 100+ strong Adroit community. Candidates should have experience working in literary organizations, as well as experience mobilizing and completing community building projects. The position is currently estimated to require four to five hours per week.



We are fully open to all readers and writers. At this time, we are not open to staff readers of other internationally-staffed unaffiliated literary journals. Publications that consider solely campus work, or work with specific geographic eligibility requirements, do not apply to this restriction.

As we seek to fill open positions sooner rather than later, we consider applications on a rolling basis.

***Unless otherwise specified, all positions are remote in nature & have a start-date of ASAP.***

Click Here to Begin Your Application!



*Note: You may apply for more than one position with similar or identical Adroit statements if you feel the statement discusses experience, engagement, and enthusiasm in the realms of both roles.

*At this time, all roles are volunteer-based unless otherwise stated.

Please feel free to ask questions or inquire for more information via our “Contact” tab in the navigation menu above. Thank you for your interest!