Posted on: 
October 21, 2021

The diamond open access LSA Journal Semantics and Pragmatics (S&P) is looking for one or more production assistants, who will do the following:
- proof-read and copy-edit accepted papers,
- implement necessary changes in the LaTeX source files for the papers,
- convert accepted submissions in other formats to LaTeX,
- prepare papers for the publication of the final typeset version,
- help us move to the newest version of Open Journal Systems,
- keep a running inventory of production jobs and, in a weekly check-in, inform the production editors of the state of the tasks.
The assistant should have expertise in LaTeX and skills in web applications which enable them to perform these task.
The assistant will be supervised by the production editors of S&P.
This will be one or more contract positions(s) at a gross hourly rate of $30.
We estimate the amount of work to be 400 hours over the year, approximately 9 weekly hours over 46 weeks. If there are multiple assistants, this work will be distributed among them.

Public contact information: 

Please contact Kai von Fintel at [email protected].

How to apply:

Please send a CV with a cover letter describing your interest in this position and your relevant experience to [email protected]


Position will be open until filled; priority will be given to applications received no later than December 1, 2021.


Position Type: 
Other.