The Chicago Journal of Foreign Policy (CJFP) is an academic journal published annually by students at The University of Chicago. The journal features a collection of articles that discuss various matters and situations dealing directly with foreign affairs. Each edition covers topics from all regions of the world and engages in ongoing discussions held on the international stage. Our website serves as a complement to our print publication, featuring a few additional articles and op-eds, in addition to the pieces printed in the journal itself.


Michael Schumer Editor in Chief

Ezra Max Managing Editor

Zach Wehrli Senior Editor

Valerie Kelun Zhu Stack Contributor

Josh Zakharov Staff Contributor

Join the journal

CJFP is currently seeking talented writers, editors, and staff to help grow our organization. If you wish to apply for either position with the journal, please follow the instructions in the attached applications (applications close at 11:59 on February 23rd.)

Junior Editor Application, 2018

Staff Contributor Application, 2018