Pathfinder Journal- Call for Interested Parties


Do you have…

  • Excellent organizational skills?

  • Interest in cultivating expertise in a subject area of LIS?

  • An eye for detail and a love for grammar?

  • An ambition to contribute to improving the field of knowledge?


Pathfinder: A Canadian Journal for Information Science Students and Early Career Professionals is seeking motivated and organized individuals interested in joining the editorial team and peer-review team for Pathfinder: A Canadian Journal for Information Science Students and Emerging Professionals.


Associate Editor: Associate editors are responsible for seeking out and soliciting content, ensuring that peer-reviewers and authors adhere to deadlines, and some specialized work like design and copy editing. 


Peer-Reviewer: Pathfinder uses a double blind peer review process aimed at improving the quality of manuscripts submitted to the journal. Peer-reviewers will be responsible for communicating with editors, reviewing papers, and submitting feedback in a timely manner. 


All positions will receive relevant training covering software, publishing workflow, and editorial/publishing ethics.


Please email with your brief expression of interest including:

  • Journal sections that you would be interested in editing or peer-reviewing 

(See for more information about sections)

  • Any relevant experience, skills, interests


Deadline for submission:  December 20th 2021 12:00PM CTS


Submissions will be reviewed by the current editorial team and successful parties will be notified on December 22nd, 2021.