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The Brown Political Review is a non-partisan political publication that seeks to promote ideological diversity. All of the views reflected in BPR’s content are views held by authors and not reflective of the views held by the wider organization or the Executive Board.

Join BPR!

The Brown Political Review is currently accepting applications for Spring 2021 general staff positions. Applications will be due Sunday, January 24th at 11:59 PM EST. If you have any questions about the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out to

Below is a list of open positions in BPR. You can find an overview of each board here.

Associate Magazine Editors

Associate Magazine Editors are responsible for shaping the editorial direction of BPR’s magazine through the selection and editing of articles. AEs work closely with authors, Managing Editors, and other members of BPR to take two to four articles from pitch to print per semester.

Apply to be an Associate Magazine Editor.

Staff Writers

Staff Writers write three to four online articles per semester for Content Board and contribute to one of three sections: US, World, and Econ/Finance.  

Apply to be a Staff Writer.

Copy Editors

Copy Editors copy edit and fact check all the content produced for the website and the magazine. They are responsible for one day a week of copy editing, one to two articles per week to fact check, and have a larger copy editing commitment during the production cycle.

Apply to be a Copy Editor.

Creative Associates

Creative Associates conceive and direct the magazine’s layout, aesthetic, and design. As members of the Layout Board, they create original infographic and graphic design content for the magazine and website.

Apply to be a Creative Illustrator

Apply to be a Creative Designer

Apply to be a Creative Director.

Media Associates

Media Associates conceptualize, draft, and produce visual and audiovisual media content.

Apply to be a Media Associate.

Interviews Associates

Interviews Associates schedule and conduct interviews with political leaders and public intellectuals.

Apply to be an Interviews Associate.

Business Associates

Business Associates manage BPR’s operations, finances, and advertising. They also design and execute marketing and social media campaigns for issue releases, calls for submissions, and staff recruitment. Finally, members manage alumni relations and magazine distribution.

Apply to be a Business Associate.

Data Associate

Data Associates produce infographics, write data-driven articles, and create interactives and news apps.

Apply to be a Data Associate.

Podcast Associate

Podcast Associates curate content for, produce, and edit BPR’s podcast.

Apply to be a Podcast Associate.

Web Team Application

The Brown Political Review Web Team is tasked with the design and maintenance of the BPR website.

Apply to be part of the Web Team.