Jobs for Writers

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Viz Media

Copy Editor

San Francisco
CA
posted 
12.13.18

VIZ Media has been bringing the finest in manga, anime, and global entertainment to English-speaking fans across the world for over thirty years.

From classic series like Dragon Ball, Pokémon, and Naruto to current hits like Sailor Moon, One-Punch Man, and Tokyo Ghoul, we continue to offer the best in action, romance, fantasy, and adventure stories for fans of all ages.

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Gettysburg College

Managing Editor of the Gettysburg Review

posted 
12.12.18

Gettysburg College invites applications for the position of Managing Editor of The Gettysburg Review, the College’s award-winning national quarterly literary journal.

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Teachers & Writers Collaborative

Executive Director

Brooklyn
NY
posted 
12.10.18

Teachers & Writers Collaborative (T&W), a fifty-year-old literary education organization based in New York City, seeks a visionary, hardworking, resourceful, and collaborative leader to serve as its next Executive Director (ED). The ED serves as the chief executive officer of the organization, responsible for the supervision of educational programs, publications, operations, finance, and development.

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University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Assistant Professor, English (Creative Writing)

Green Bay
WI
posted 
12.9.18

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay seeks a tenure-track faculty member in Creative Writing, specializing in one or more of the following: electronic literature, digital or interactive storytelling, screenwriting, scriptwriting, and/or writing for narrative media (podcasting, animation, comics, videogames, film, and/or television). The preferred candidate will have demonstrated expertise in producing creative or critical digital and public humanities projects and teaching in a higher education environment.

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Sacred Heart University

Assistant Professor of Rhetoric, Composition, & Writing (Tenure Track)

Fairfield
CT
posted 
12.6.18

Sacred Heart University invites applications for a tenure track, assistant professor position in the department of Languages & Literatures. This position requires a PhD in Rhetoric, Composition, and Writing with preferred teaching and scholarly expertise among one or more of these areas: composition theory and multi-modal writing pedagogies, digital writing, digital humanities, cultural/multi-ethnic rhetorics, global rhetorics, creative writing, especially fiction.

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American Library Association

Marketing Associate, Booklist Publications

posted 
12.6.18

ALA is seeking a Marketing Associate to join Booklist Publications, a unit of ALA publishing.

Reporting to the Marketing Director, the Marketing Associate maximizes outreach to support and help grow more than $3 million in annual advertising, sponsorship, and subscription revenue by writing, creating and disseminating timely marketing materials that clearly communicate Booklist publications’ and products’ unique, sustainable, compelling, competitive advantages.  

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Library of America

Scholar in Public Humanities

New York
NY
posted 
12.5.18

Library of America, an acclaimed nonprofit publisher and cultural institution, is seeking a qualified person with a recent MA or PhD degree for a full-time, two-year position in Public Humanities funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Baruch College Writing Center

Writing Consultant

New York
NY
posted 
12.5.18

The Baruch College Writing Center anticipates openings for 4–5 professional writing consultants for the Spring 2019 semester. Review of applications will begin immediately.

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Writers & Books

Executive Director

Rochester
NY
posted 
12.5.18

Mission: Writers & Books promotes reading and writing as lifelong activities for people of all ages and backgrounds. 
Vision: To be nationally recognized for serving and empowering a more inclusive community through the literary arts.

At Writers & Books we believe…

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Contra Costa Community College District

English Adjunct Instructor

posted 
12.3.18

Recruitment Type: Faculty
Location: Contra Costa College
Posting Number: F00518
Number of Openings: Pool
Yearly Salary Range / Hourly Range: $59.70–$84.36/per hour
Position Status: Temporary
EEO Job Category: Faculty & Other Instructional Staff
Employee Group: Part-Time Faculty
Department: C3005-English
Discipline: English
 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Adjunct Faculty duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

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Contra Costa Community College District

English Assistant Professor (Puente)

posted 
12.3.18

Diablo Valley College is seeking applicants for 1 full-time tenure-track academic position in English with a focus on the Puente Project to begin in August 2019. In addition to being well-qualified to teach a range of English courses, successful applicants should also plan to teach in and co-coordinate DVC’s Puente Project for 4–5 years in line with Puente best practices. Bilingual applicants highly encouraged to apply.

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Contra Costa Community College District

English Assistant Professor

posted 
12.3.18

Diablo Valley College is seeking applicants for 2 full-time tenure-track academic positions in English to begin August 2019. Successful applicants will be well qualified to teach a range of English courses. Additionally, we strongly encourage applicants with a demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusivity, and applicants who have training or experience working with students with a variety of skills and needs.

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The Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing

Outreach Coordinator

Tempe
AZ
posted 
11.30.18

The Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing is seeking a Coordinator for community outreach programs and initiatives throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area and across the state. Applicants should have a Bachelors degree in a relevant field and three years related experience; a Masters degree and experience with non-profit settings and grant writing are preferred. Salary range $32,458–$42,000 DOE.

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Wonder

Freelance Researchers

New York
NY
posted 
11.28.18

Join Wonder’s fast-growing community of freelance researchers!

Wonder (askwonder.com) is a personal research assistant, helping people save time by getting detailed answers and resources delivered to their inboxes by a trusted network of researchers. Our clients include Tier 1 consulting firms, VCs, and marketing agencies.

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Pima Community College

Writing/Journalism Instructional Faculty

posted 
11.27.18

Posting Number: 18F3H10464
Position Type: Faculty - General Funding 
Salary: $44,670–$53,606 Note: Compensation (salary/hourly rates) are reviewed by the Board of Governors annually and are subject to change.
Salary Breakdown: Annually 
Job List: External 
Close Date: Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5:00 pm

About Pima Community College

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Inter-American Foundation

Writer/Editor (Bilingual English-Spanish)

posted 
11.26.18

The Inter-American Foundation (IAF) is an independent agency of the United States government that provides grants and other assistance to nongovernmental and community-based organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean for innovative, sustainable, and participatory self-help programs.

Apply at www.USAJOBS.gov by December 17, 2018.

Summary:

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Freelance

Editor for a Novel

posted 
11.25.18

I'm currently looking for an editor for my novel, which is the first of a 7 book epic fantasy series. The type of editing is line editing, and copy editing. This could lead into an editing postion for the following 6 books. I'm paying $4,500. Please e-mail me a sample of your before- and after-editing, so I can see if you are a good fit.

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West Chester University

Assistant Professor of English (Creative Nonfiction)

posted 
11.23.18

Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. West Chester University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of English, with proven expertise in creative nonfiction.

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Association of Writers & Writing Programs

Executive Director

posted 
11.21.18

About the Organization:

The Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) fosters literary achievement, advances the art of writing as essential to a good education, and serves the makers, teachers, students, and readers of contemporary writing. Established in 1967, the organization has grown to provide support, advocacy, resources, and community to nearly 50,000 writers, 550 university and college creative writing programs, and 200 literary organizations, publishers, writers’ conferences, and centers.

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Chelsea Green Publishing

Editorial Intern

White River Junction
VT
posted 
11.20.18

General Description

The Editorial Intern is responsible for administrative and general editorial support to the Chelsea Green editorial department. It is a full-time, 3-month (12-week) position, and reports to the supervising Editor. Please send résumé and cover letter to Nick Kaye, nkaye@chelseagreen.com. Position begins January 2019.

Responsibilities

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Lesley University

MFA Program Director/Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

Cambridge
MA
posted 
11.20.18

About Lesley University:

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Lesley University is highly regarded for its graduate and undergraduate programs in education, the arts, and applied social sciences. Lesley fosters a highly creative environment in which innovative ideas thrive, theory is integrated with practice and its 7,000 students and 83,000 alumni are empowered to improve and enrich communities.

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Columbia University School of the Arts

Assistant/Associate Professor of Writing

New York
NY
posted 
11.20.18

The Writing Program of Columbia University School of the Arts seeks to fill a tenure-track position in poetry beginning Fall 2019. The position will be filled at the level of assistant or associate professor, commensurate with experience. The Program aims to attract dynamic and dedicated teachers with significant publication history, a commitment to service, and a potential for leadership. The position’s teaching load includes primarily graduate as well as some undergraduate writing workshops and seminars.

Field of Specialization: Poetry

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Poets & Writers

Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Online Editorial Fellow

New York
NY
posted 
11.15.18

Galen Williams Fellowship Program
Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Editorial Fellow

In honor of its founder, Galen Williams, and in order to nurture the next generation of leaders for the literary field, Poets & Writers offers the Galen Williams Fellowship Program. 

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University of Washington

Assistant Professor—Creative Writing and Poetics

posted 
11.8.18

One position, tenure-track (100% FTE, 9-month term appointment)

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