Jobs for Writers

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San José State University

Assistant or Associate Professor of American Studies/American Literature

San José
CA
posted 
10.22.18

The College of Humanities and the Arts at San José State University in San José, California, seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor of American Studies/American Literature. 

Job Opening ID (JOID): 24794

Rank: Assistant Professor (Tenure-track) or Associate Professor (Tenured)

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Marine Corps University Press

Manuscript Editor

Quantico
VA
posted 
10.18.18

This position is located in the Editing and Design Section, Marine Corps University Press/History Division, Marine Corps University, Quantico, Virginia. The editor provides copyediting for articles in either the Marine Corps University Journal or Marine Corps History and assists the senior editor and managing editor in the editing of Marine Corps University Press (MCU Press) publications and in the editing of the books, monographs, and other historical publications published by the History Division via traditional or digital platforms.

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Kingsley Books

Internship: Once in a Lifetime Opportunity!

North Kingstown
RI
posted 
10.18.18

Help launch a unique publishing venture. Wear many hats and go to bed every night exhausted but exhilarated. Success will bring talk of a partnership. Visit www.kingsley-books.com, have a look around, and let us know how you might work toward a leadership role: kingsleybooks1@gmail.com. Work at home 100%.

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University of Arizona

Assistant Professor of English & AIS

posted 
10.18.18

The Departments of English and American Indian Studies, in conjunction with the American Indian Studies Graduate Interdisciplinary Program, invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Creative Writing (with a preferred focus in poetry) and American Indian Studies, beginning in Fall 2019.

Position Summary: 

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University at Buffalo, SUNY

Director, Writing Across the Curriculum; Associate/Full Professor, English

Buffalo
NY
posted 
10.17.18

The University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, is seeking an Associate or Full Professor in English with research and teaching interests in the area of rhetoric and writing, who will also serve as the Director of Writing across the Curriculum for UB’s general education program.

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Heritage University

Assistant or Associate Professor of English

Toppenish
WA
posted 
10.17.18

The Assistant or Associate Professor of English has responsibility for designing and teaching a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in English, including courses in literature and writing. Candidate must be able to teach in online and hyflex formats. Candidate will also serve on M.A. thesis committees and may be asked to advise students. The position is under the direction of the Literatures and Languages Department Chair.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

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Saint Mary's College of California

Visiting Professor in Creative Writing (Fiction and Creative Nonfiction)

Moraga
CA
posted 
10.16.18

Saint Mary’s College of California is a private, Catholic, comprehensive and co-educational university that engages students in rigorous critical thinking, promotes social justice, and educates for human fulfillment consistent with its liberal arts, Catholic and Lasallian traditions. The de La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff who value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring Saint Mary’s heritage to life.

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Heritage University

Director of English Composition

Toppenish
WA
posted 
10.16.18

The Director of English Composition has primary responsibility for designing, implementing, and assessing curriculum for pre-college and first-year writing programs, including training and supervising writing instructors. The position is under the direction of the Literatures and Languages Department Chair.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

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Interlochen Center for the Arts

Director, Creative Writing

Interlochen
MI
posted 
10.16.18

Interlochen Center for the Arts seeks a dynamic leader of the Creative Writing Program. This 12-month position reports to the Vice Provost of Academic and Arts Education. The creative writing programs at Interlochen help young writers cultivate their talents and broaden their command of the writer’s craft at all levels, preparing them for the increasing variety of writing experiences and opportunities presented by the digital world of the 21st century.

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Serial Box Publishing

Creative Producer

posted 
10.16.18

Serial Box is hiring a Creative Producer to support the rapid expansion of our audio and ebook content offerings. This is the perfect opportunity for someone with experience in editorial, agenting, book packaging, video game narrative, or TV/film development with a creative mind, entrepreneurial spirit, and the desire to shake up how we produce and consume entertainment. 

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The Writers Circle

Creative Writing Instructors

NJ
posted 
10.12.18

The Writers Circle is growing. We are looking for published authors to teach the joy of the creative writing process to young people and adults at The Writers Circle.

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West Virginia University

Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing (Fiction)

Morgantown
WV
posted 
10.12.18

The Department of English at West Virginia University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing with a specialization in Fiction Writing. This visiting position is for the Spring 2019 semester (January 7, 2019 through May 10, 2019) with the possibility of renewal for the 2019-2020 academic year. We seek candidates who will add to the diversity of approaches and perspectives in a thriving undergraduate and MFA program in Creative Writing.

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Epiphany Magazine

Development and Operations Director

New York
NY
posted 
10.12.18

Epiphany is hiring a Development and Operations Director who will spearhead the magazine's fundraising efforts as well as oversee day-to-day operations of the organization. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communication skills and organizational know-how, as well as some experience in grant writing or development. Though not required, please note graphic design and/or web design experience when applying.

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University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma, Chickasha, Oklahoma

Adjunct Instructor of Creative Writing

Chickasha
OK
posted 
10.10.18

The English Department at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma invites applications for a part-time/adjunct position teaching primarily Creative Writing courses in poetry and fiction. The Department seeks an accomplished teacher and writer who can help develop a new Creative Writing Emphasis within the English Major, as well as a new stand-alone Minor in Creative Writing. Preference will be given to candidates with terminal degrees in Creative Writing, expertise in poetry, and additional experience teaching first-year writing.

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California State University, Los Angeles

Assistant Professor of Children's and Young Adult Literature

Los Angeles
CA
posted 
10.4.18

California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles. Cal State LA is ranked number one in the United States for the upward mobility of its students. The University is dedicated to engagement, service, and the public good, offering nationally recognized programs in science, the arts, business, criminal justice, engineering, nursing, education, and the humanities. Founded in 1947, Cal State LA serves more than 28,000 students and more than 240,000 distinguished alumni.

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Duke University

Lecturer or Assistant Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing

posted 
9.28.18

The Duke University English Department welcomes applications for a Lecturer or Assistant Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing. We seek candidates who are committed to undergraduate teaching of fiction and/or creative non-fiction writing. Candidates should be committed to engage fully with the literary and intellectual life of the university and the Durham area. We welcome applications from writers working in any national, transnational, or diasporic Anglophone tradition. This is a non-tenure track, fixed term renewable position which begins July 1, 2019.

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Duke University

Professor of Creative Writing

posted 
9.28.18

The Duke University English Department welcomes nominations and applications for a distinguished fiction writer with a national or international reputation for a position as Full Professor or Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing. We seek candidates who are committed to undergraduate teaching of fiction writing. Candidates should be committed to engage fully with the literary and intellectual life of the university and the Durham area. We welcome applications from writers working in any national, transnational, or diasporic Anglophone tradition.

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Eugene Lang College, The New School

Assistant Professor of Writing (Nonfiction)

New York
NY
posted 
9.27.18

Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor with a concentration in Nonfiction in the Writing track of the Literary Studies Department, beginning July 1, 2019.

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Colorado State University

Assistant Professor of English specializing in Fiction Writing

Fort Collins
CO
posted 
9.21.18

English Department, entry-level, tenure track. Seeking writer with energy, vision, and commitment to building excellence in MFA/undergraduate creative writing programs. Successful candidate appointed untenured at rank of Assistant Professor, beginning 8/16/19.

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The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Full-Time Faculty Position in Writing

Chicago
IL
posted 
9.11.18

The Writing Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) invites applications for a full-time, tenured or tenure-track faculty position with a concentration in poetry beginning August 2019. Rank and salary are competitive with peer institutions and commensurate with quality of practice, scholarship, academic research, extent of teaching experience, and current professional standing.

 

DEPARTMENTAL PROFILE

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University of Victoria

Assistant/Associate Professor of Creative Writing

Victoria
BC
posted 
8.8.18

Assistant or Associate Professor (tenure track) in Creative Writing

Department of Writing

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