Asia News Editor

The Monitor is seeking an Asia Editor who is interested in innovative reporting and committed to covering international news in a way that ​is ​highly distinctive, ​constructive​,​ and solution-oriented. This is a full-time, staff position.

The Monitor wants to be a tool for readers who want more than news – they want to be a part of the solution. Our Asia coverage is a vital part of this promise, and our team will interact frequently with our audience, through articles, social media, events, and partnerships.

The Asia Editor will work as part of an international news desk shaping coverage for our daily output as well as our weekly magazine.

For full job description and to apply, click here.

Posted: Sept. 15, 2021

Newsroom editorial internships

The internship application deadline for our summer 2022 internship program is January 15. 

Do you like digging in to find answers to hard questions? Do you enjoy captivating friends with a well-told story? The Christian Science Monitor offers paid internships to self-starters who have analytical skills, a basic understanding of world events, and can write and edit with clarity and precision. Audio and video skills are a plus. Come work alongside top-flight editors and writers in a dynamic newsroom that strives to show hope and progress amid a divisive media landscape. For those applicants who lean more toward business, ask about storytelling opportunities through the Monitor’s social media accounts.

Work Schedule: Paid and academic interns will work Monday through Friday, between 35 to 40 hours a week. Position is based in Boston, Mass. The Boston newsroom is working remotely during the pandemic lockdown. Hired interns may request working remotely during the lockdown from a U.S. location as long as the work day aligns with Eastern Standard Time.

  • Summer internships run from May 31 to Aug. 12. Application deadline is January 15.
  • Fall internships run from September through December. Application deadline is May 15.
  • Spring internships run from January through the third week of May. Application deadline is October 15.

To apply by email, please contact the Internship Manager, and send a résumé, cover letter that shows your understanding of Monitor journalism, and at least three journalistic writing clips (if emailing, please attach clips as separate, printable documents and not as links) to:

To apply by mail: 

Kendra Nordin Beato
Internship Manager
The Christian Science Monitor
210 Massachusetts Avenue – P03-30
Boston, MA 02115


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