Editor & Illustrator Applications – 2020/2021


Thank you for your interest in working with The Garden Statuary! Currently, we are accepting applications for editors and illustrators for the 2020/2021 academic year. See below for some basic criteria:

  • Undergraduate student at UBC (all majors are welcome!)
  • Must be entering (at minimum) their second year of study
  • Exemplary communication and writing skills
  • Interest in publishing/editing/working with writers at UBC
  • Open to providing and receiving constructive feedback
  • Great sense of time management
  • Able to edit for both terms
  • Able to edit multiple works each term
  • Able to attend our launch parties (held at the end of each term)
  • Willingness to take initiative (e.g. punctual for meetings, full of ideas, ready to work collaboratively)
  • A sense of humour is an asset! Puns are life!

To apply for an editor position, please click here!

For illustrators specifically:

  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite an asset
  • Able to work around tight deadlines
  • Can conform to magazine guidelines
  • Able to do (at minimum) 1 illustration in both the fall and spring
  • Potential cover illustration
  • Available for illustrator-only meetings
  • Willing to provide samples

To apply for an illustrator position, please click here!

DEADLINE TO APPLY: October 23rd, 2020 @ 11:59PM