Join IUJUR Staff

Help us Spark a Culture of Curiosity

Are you interested in unifying the undergraduate research at IU? Are you passionate about publishing? Below you will find a description of our student boards and ways in which you can get involved with the Indiana University Journal of Undergraduate Research. The 2017-2018 staff selection process is closed, but we are still looking for potential members for next cycle. For more information, please email

The Student Boards

There are several boards within IUJUR that may fit your interests, and they aren't all editing/research related. 

Executive Board

  • Oversees operations of four Boards (Student Editorial Board, Communications, Visual Design & Publishing, Finance)
  • Ensures Journal is true to its goals and vision

Student Editorial Board

  • Receives comprehensive training to peer review submissions
  • Guides student authors through the editing and publishing process

Communications Board

  • Facilitates outreach to prospective student authors and members
  • Seeks and manages sources of funding to sustain the Journal

Visual Design & Publishing Board

  • Develops formatting and layout of the Journal
  • Uses InDesign to design article layout, table of contents, author biographies, and other Journal pages
  • Selects and designs artwork for Journal ‘s cover

Online Creative Content Board

  • Maintains IUJUR's digital presence
  • Manages and designs the website
  • Regularly publishes articles on current events in the research community and other features relating to the IUJUR mission