Jobs for Writers

Northern Arizona University

Lecturer in Scientific Writing

Flagstaff
AZ
posted 
3.27.20

This is a non-tenure track, non-tenure eligible faculty position. There are up to two positions available depending on department needs and funding.

Immigration Suppt/Sponsorship

NAU will not provide any U.S. immigration support or sponsorship for this position.


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The PEN/Faulkner Foundation

Development, Marketing, and Programs Associate

Washington
DC
posted 
3.20.20

The PEN/Faulkner Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC that celebrates literature and fosters connections between readers and writers to enrich and inspire individuals and communities.

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The PEN/Faulkner Foundation

Nuestras Voces Associate/Asociado de Nuestras Voces

Washington
DC
posted 
3.20.20

The PEN/Faulkner Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC that fosters connections among readers and writers to enrich and inspire both individuals and communities. Writers in Schools (WinS), PEN/Faulkner’s signature education program, connects authors with students in the DC area through classroom conversations and book donations, writing workshops, summer writing instruction, and multi-school book clubs. 

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University of California San Diego

Temporary Part-Time Lecturer - Creative Writing

La Jolla
CA
posted 
3.19.20

The Department of Literature within the Division of Arts and Humanities at UC San Diego (https://literature.ucsd.edu/) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applications whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment. Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. or MFA in Creative Writing, and to have demonstrated outstanding teaching experience in all three of the following genres/areas: Poetry Writing, Experimental Writing, and Science Writing.

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Wonder

Freelance Research Writers

New York
NY
posted 
3.18.20

Wonder is a new kind of knowledge service that makes your brain scalable. We provide instant access to the intellect and fact-finding skills of a distributed network of research analysts around the world to enable Fortune 500s, top-tier consulting firms and leading marketing agencies with strategic knowledge when they need it most.

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University of California Press

Editor, Science

Oakland
CA
posted 
3.18.20

University of California Press seeks an Acquisitions Editor to develop a new list in science. We are open to areas of science that build on the strengths of the UC system, and we are interested in hearing from candidates with creative ideas about how to build on these strengths.

Responsibilities:

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Cambridge University Press

ELT Editorial Internship

New York
NY
posted 
3.16.20

Cambridge University Press is looking for two hard-working and committed editorial interns to help its English Language Teaching (ELT) editorial team.

During a six-week full-time internship, the editorial intern will support a team of editors on ELT adult courses. The internship is an in-house rigorous position that requires multi-tasking and prioritizing many tasks day to day. Some responsibilities of the intern will include:

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Cambridge University Press

Academic Marketing Intern

New York
NY
posted 
3.16.20

The internship period is from July 6 to August 14, 2020, working 35 hours per week @ $15/hour. 

We are looking for an ambitious, creative intern with excellent communication skills to spend six weeks working as an important part of the academic marketing department at Cambridge University Press. 

Reporting to the Senior Global Marketing Manager, you will be carrying out strategic analysis, working on creative campaigns through major retailers, managing projects, and carrying out administrative tasks, as a true part of the marketing team.

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Cambridge University Press

Academic Journals Production Editor Internship

New York
NY
posted 
3.16.20

The internship period is from June 8 to August 14, 2020, working 20 hours a week at $15/hour. 

 About the role:

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People and Stories, Gente y Cuentos

Grant Writer/Development Assistant

Lawrenceville
NJ
posted 
3.12.20

People and Stories/Gente y Cuentos is a small non-profit dedicated to opening doors to literature for new audiences. Through oral readings and rigorous discussions of enduring short stories, we invite underserved participants to find fresh undrestandings of themselves, of others, and of the world.

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The French Publishers' Agency

Junior Literary Agent and Royalty Administrator

New York
NY
posted 
3.11.20

The French Publishers’ Agency, which represents the English language rights of books from France, is seeking for April 1, 2020 one experienced literary agent to work closely with the director.

Specific responsibilities include but not limited to:

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Colgate University

Visiting Assistant Professor of English in Early Modern Poetry (One Year)

Hamilton
NY
posted 
3.9.20

The Department of English at Colgate University invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor position in early modern poetry, beginning fall semester 2020. Completion of Ph.D. is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. The teaching assignment of five courses will include our introductory-level course in British poetry and an intermediate-level course in Milton. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to Colgate’s Core Curriculum.

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Indiana University Northwest

Assistant Professor of English

Gary
IN
posted 
3.9.20

The Assistant Professor position in the Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University Northwest is a full-time, tenure-track, 10-month position with summer assignments and associated stipend in accordance with programmatic need. The Assistant Professor of English will be an experienced teacher of first-year writing and ethnic literature (especially Latinx and African-American literature) who is committed to the success of a diverse body of students and will have an active record of scholarship.

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Island Press

Book Production Assistant

Washington
DC
posted 
3.9.20

Not everyone was meant to be on the front lines tagging lions or cleaning streams in their pursuit of helping the environment. Just as important are those behind the scenes who help share information necessary for professionals, academics, and the general public to be better informed about the world around them. At Island Press, you can use your keen attention to detail, love of the written word, and desire to help the environment as a Production Assistant.

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University of Minnesota Creative Writing Program

Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence

Minneapolis
MN
posted 
3.5.20

The Creative Writing MFA Program at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, is searching for an Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence. This two-year fellowship will rotate between genres, beginning with creative nonfiction for the 2020–22 cycle. This is a nine-month, academic year appointment beginning 8/31/20, with an annual salary of $45,000, and health insurance. The E-K Writer in Residence will teach two classes (graduate and undergraduate) per academic year, and will participate in program events and serve on committees.

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St. Thomas Aquinas College

English Literature: Adjunct Position

Sparkill
NY
posted 
3.2.20

The School of Arts & Sciences at St. Thomas Aquinas College seeks a new adjunct faculty member to teach one course in 20th Century American Literature in the Fall 2020 semester. The course meets on Monday and Wednesday mornings on our campus, in Rockland County, New York. Additional opportunities to teach English courses may become available.

Application process:

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UncommonGoods LLC

Contract Junior Copywriter

Brooklyn
NY
posted 
3.2.20

We’re looking for a thoughtful and curious Contract (possibly to permanent) Junior Copywriter to join our in-house creative team. They’ll make their mark on our growing company by writing on-brand copy across all our consumer-facing channels—including product descriptions, emails, social, and answering the call when a word wizard is needed to help with something unexpected.

About You:

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Peachtree Publishing Company, Inc.

Acquisitions Editor

Atlanta
GA
posted 
3.2.20

Peachtree Publishing Company, Inc. seeks an experienced acquisitions and development editor with the passion, drive, and relationships to develop and position her own list. You will be an integral part of a dynamic company with deep roots, a growing list, and a commitment to the craft of publishing books that will last a lifetime.

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Scripps College

Mary Routt Endowed Chair of Writing Spring 2021

Claremont
CA
posted 
2.26.20

Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for a distinguished visiting writer for the Mary Routt Endowed Chair of Writing during the spring semester of 2021.

 

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Southwest Minnesota State University

Assistant Professor of Poetry

Marshall
MN
posted 
2.7.20

Assistant Professor of Poetry

 

Salary and Terms:  Full-time, nine month tenure-track position. Salary placement is commensurate on education and experience.

Application Deadline:  Review of applications will begin March 2, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

 

Appointment Date:  August 17, 2020

 

Position Description:

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