International Journal of

Communal and Transgenerational Trauma

Journal of
  Common Bond Institute  and
  International Humanistic Psychology Association

Editorial Assistant Opportunities

Excellent opportunity for documented professional experience in producing an international professional journal.

Tasks include:

  • Assisting editors and editorial board in processing submitted materials through:
       – copy-editing submitted content,
       – researching and compiling URL links to references,
       – tracking and fact checking submitted material.
  • Assisting editors in handling routine emails, phone calls, and correspondence with authors regarding the process and logistics for submission, timelines, and any needed revisions or updates.
  • Researching, collecting, and compiling information as requested relative to the development of the journal.
  • Communicating regularly with the editors, including phone and/or virtual meetings, as well as Email to work as a team and keep the editors informed and updated on tasks.
  • Assisting editors in keeping the editorial schedule on track and focused.
  • Other related tasks as needed


  • Individuals with a degree in or engaged in graduate work in a related field or in journalism. Experience with psycho-social concepts and particularly trauma is an added plus.
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills. Being multilingual is an added plus. Additional language skills are a benefit as we expand on languages content is offered in. 
  • Working knowledge of relevant computer programs, including Word processing and data base. Additional familiarity with graphics, multimedia, desk top publishing, or web development is a plus.
  • Good self-organizational and time management skills.
  • Regular access to the Internet and availability for communicating by Email, phone, and/or virtual platform (Zoom/Skype/Whatsapp, etc.).
  • Expressed interest in the topic.

* This is a flexible, professional volunteer position that can be performed remotely from any location and on a self-regulated schedule that meets task deadlines.

For more details and to arrange for an interview please submit a resume and contact:

Steve Olweean, Co-Editor
at:  (* Email is preferred for initial contact) or  Tel/Fax: 1-269-665-9393