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Columbia University

Director, GSAS Writing Studio

New York
NY
posted 
4.10.24

The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GSAS) is hiring a director of the GSAS Writing Studio.  The Studio’s mission is to support masters and doctoral students as they pursue writing projects crucial to their research and careers.

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Ashland University

Assistant or Associate Professor of English and Director of the MFA in Creative Writing

Ashland
OH
posted 
4.5.24

The Department of Languages and Literatures at Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of English and Director of the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing. Housed within the university’s College of Arts and Sciences, this position reports directly to the Department Chair. This position is on a nine (9) month contract with a summer stipend to direct the residency for MFA.

Responsibilities include:

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Columbia University School of Professional Studies

Freelance Writer

posted 
3.29.24

WRITER

  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Hours per week: 5-10
  • Location: Remote
  • Hourly Rate: $45 - $55, commensurate with experience

** This role will be on assignment for Columbia University School of Professional Studies but hired through a Temporary Agency.**

Position Summary

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Hunter College, MFA Creative Writing Program

Distinguished Lecturer–English, Creative Nonfiction

New York
NY
posted 
3.29.24

The Hunter College English Department and MFA Program in Creative Writing invites applicants for a Distinguished Lecturer position to teach graduate workshops and graduate craft seminars in the Creative Nonfiction track and to serve as the faculty coordinator of the nonfiction track. We seek a writer of national/international stature, an outstanding publishing record that includes at least three books with major publishers and work placed in national periodicals, with five or more years of graduate teaching experience.

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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Lecturers–Department of English

Urbana
posted 
3.25.24

The Department of English at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, anticipates a limited number of full-time, non-tenure-track 9-month Lecturer positions to teach first-year composition and/or business and technical writing courses during the 2024-2025 academic year, with the possibility of teaching creative writing and/or literary studies in future years to meet departmental needs.  These positions are one-year appointments and covered by a

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826LA

Institutional Giving Manager

Los Angeles
CA
posted 
3.14.24

About 826LA

826LA is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.

With an annual budget of $2M, a staff of 22, an active and engaged board of directors, and over 600 active volunteers, 826LA serves thousands of students each year. Our services are structured around our understanding that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention, and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.

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