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City of Asylum

Executive Director

Pittsburgh
PA
posted 
7.13.18

The Executive Director of City of Asylum will be taking over from the co-founders, who have directed the organization since 2004.  This transition has been long-planned, as the next step to follow the successful development of our new $10.7 million Alphabet City facility and the expansion of our programming.

We seek a leader who is committed to defending, celebrating, and building a community valuing creative free expression, who can address the day-to-day challenges with entrepreneurial energy and imagination.

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Alma

Editorial Fellow

posted 
7.10.18

Good news for people who like Alma and being employed: We’re hiring! We’re looking for someone to join our team and help with all things editorial on Alma as well as our partner sites, Kveller and The Nosher. This person will work out of our Midtown Manhattan office where there are often leftover ice cream sandwiches in the freezer (just saying). Read on for the job description and how to apply:

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SIU Carbondale

Fiction Instructor

Carbondale
IL
posted 
7.9.18

Position: Fiction Instructor. 

Rank: Assistant Professor of Practice (non-Tenure Track), term, variable time appointment. 

Qualifications: Completed MFA in fiction. Experience teaching creative writing, especially fiction, preferably at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Preference given to candidates with published or accepted book of fiction. 

Appointment Start Date: August 15, 2018. 

Application deadline: July 13, 2018, or until filled.

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Electric Literature

Marketing and Membership Manager

posted 
7.9.18

Electric Literature seeks a part-time Marketing and Membership Manager to join our team. The Marketing and Membership Manager will be responsible for growing Electric Literature’s membership base and marketing its merchandise, publications, and programs to targeted audiences. Additional responsibilities include recruiting advertisers, and coordinating EL’s annual fundraising gala, the Masquerade of the Red Death, as well as other community-building and donor cultivation events.

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Explore Booksellers

General Manager

Aspen
CO
posted 
6.28.18

The General Manager is instrumental in creating and maintaining a positive work environment, developing an enjoyable customer experience, and driving the business to achieve its goals. The role of General Manager assumes responsibility of understanding the mission and vision of the bookstore to deepen its role as a community hub for locals and must-stop location for visitors, and of working toward a successful, profitable business.

Job Description

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Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Office Assistant/Front Desk

New York City
NY
posted 
6.25.18

Skyhorse Publishing, one of the fastest growing independent publishers in America, is seeking an energetic, team-oriented candidate to work as Office Assistant in our midtown Manhattan office. The position would involve general administrative tasks, in addition to functioning as the receptionist. Specific tasks include but are not limited to:

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Wiley

Senior Acquisitions Editor—Books (Finance, Accounting, or Business related)

Hoboken
NJ
posted 
6.25.18

Senior Acquisitions Editor
(Two open positions - Business and Finance) Hoboken, NJ

Our teams are growing! Do you have Acquisitions Editor experience in books related to Business, Finance, or Accounting? If so, this could be the place for you!

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Mascot Books

Production Editor

Herndon
VA
posted 
6.21.18

Title: Production Editor

Description:

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Davidson County Community College

Adjunct Faculty, English (Davie Campus)

Lexington
NC
posted 
5.15.18

SALARY:

$30.63 Hourly

DEPARTMENT:

Academic Affairs, Davie Campus

DIVISION:

Academic Programs, Davie Campus

OPENING DATE:

05/11/18

CLOSING DATE:

07/31/18 11:59 PM

 

SUMMARY:

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