Call for Book Review Editor


We are excited to announce an opening for the position of Book Review Editor at the Politics and Religion Journal. As a highly regarded publication in the field, we are committed to promoting rigorous academic research and fostering insightful discussions at the intersection of politics and religion. We invite scholars to join our Editorial team and contribute to the growth and development of our journal.


  1. Soliciting, receiving, and reviewing book review submissions in the field of politics and religion.
  2. Evaluating the quality, relevance, and suitability of book reviews for publication.
  3. Collaborating with authors and providing constructive feedback to enhance the clarity, coherence, and academic rigor of the reviews.
  4. Working closely with the Editorial team to ensure the timely publication of book reviews.
  5. Engaging with leading scholars and experts in politics and religion to identify potential books for review.
  6. Maintaining effective communication with authors, reviewers, and the editorial team throughout the review process.


  1. A strong academic background in religion and politics, or a related discipline (a Ph.D. is preferred, but Ph.D. students are also welcome to apply).
  2. Demonstrated expertise and research experience in the field of politics and religion.
  3. Familiarity with academic publishing standards and the peer review process.
  4. Proficiency in English (additional language skills are a plus).

To apply, please submit the following documents:

  1. A curriculum vitae (CV) highlighting your academic qualifications and relevant experience.
  2. A cover letter outlining your interest in the position, your vision for the book review section, and any ideas for enhancing its quality and reach (max 1 page).

Please compile the above documents into a single PDF file and email it to and

Kindly include "Book Review Editor Application" in the subject line. 

The Politics and Religion Journal is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and identities. If you require any accommodations during the application process, please let us know, and we will be happy to assist you.

We look forward to receiving your application. If you have any further questions or require additional information, please do not hesitate to reach out to us at

Deadline for application is August 30, 2023.