Jobs for Writers

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Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

Administrative/Finance Assistant

New York City, NY
posted 
1.23.18

Skyhorse Publishing, one of the fastest growing independent publishers in America, is looking for an independent and efficient candidate to work in the finance department in our midtown Manhattan office 2-3 days per week.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is eager to learn about the industry and gain experience with different departments. This is a temporary, part-time position with very flexible hours.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

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Asbury University

Tenure-Track Position in Creative Writing, Fiction or Poetry

Wilmore, KY
posted 
1.22.18

POSITION: Full-time, tenure-track position in Department of English beginning Fall 2018

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or M.F.A. in Creative Writing with an emphasis in Fiction or Poetry with a record of publication in creative writing. Experience teaching first-year composition and general education literature courses also desired.

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Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Director of Professional Publishing

Oakland, CA
posted 
1.20.18

Berrett-Koehler Publishers is a leading independent publisher that has been innovating for 25+ years.  We are headquartered in Oakland, California, and our books, audios, and other publications are sold all over the world.  We are dedicated to an ambitious mission: Connecting People and Ideas to Create a World That Works for All.

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National Book Foundation

Teaching Artist, BookUp NYC

New York, NY
posted 
1.17.18

The National Book Foundation (NBF) is seeking a published author who has experience working with young people to serve as a Teaching Artist for BookUp NYC, a free, after-school reading program for middle school students.  BookUp participants select books to read, engage in book club-style discussions and creative response activities, and interact with the local literary community through author visits and field trips.

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Prestwick House

Content Writer (6–12 ELA)

posted 
1.10.18

Prestwick House is an established ELA publisher led by a tight-knit team of educators, administrators, and language enthusiasts who are passionate about the study of English Language Arts and its potential to change students' lives for the better.

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Gotham Ghostwriters

Managing Director, Bookwriting Group

New York, NY
posted 
1.9.18

SUMMARY: Gotham Ghostwriters, the nation’s premier ghostwriting agency, is seeking an entrepreneurial publishing professional with strong industry connections to lead and scale up our growing bookwriting practice.

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Columbia University, School of the Arts

Assistant Professor of Writing

New York, NY
posted 
1.8.18

Assistant Professor of Writing

Columbia University School of the Arts

The Writing Program of Columbia University School of the Arts seeks to fill a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Writing in the field of fiction to begin fall 2018. The Program offers the MFA in Writing and an undergraduate major in Creative Writing.  

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Aureus Prep

SAT/ACT Tutor - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA
posted 
12.30.17

OUTSTANDING SAT/ACT TUTOR NEEDED.

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Georgia College

Assistant Professor of English

posted 
12.21.17

The Department of English & Rhetoric at Georgia College invites applications for a distinguished poet to teach in the Creative Writing Program. This is a tenure track position, requiring: an MFA or Ph.D. by time of employment; at least one book of poetry and critical recognition consistent with a writer of national reputation; demonstrated knowledge of African American or Latin American literary traditions; and evidence of outstanding teaching. Teaching opportunities include courses in creative writing and literature.

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University of California, Riverside

Tomás Rivera Endowed Chair in Creative Writing and English with emphasis on Chicano/Latino Literature

posted 
12.21.17

Cluster Hire: Tomás Rivera Endowed Chair in Creative Writing and English with emphasis on Chicano/Latino Literature

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