Jobs for Poets: April 18, 2018

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Apr 18 2018
Jobs for Poets

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now. If you’re an employer and want to submit a job for consideration in Jobs for Poets, email [email protected].


  • Boise State University in Idaho is seeking a Visiting Assistant Professor in Rhetoric and Composition to teach three intermediate and advanced undergraduate writing and rhetoric courses in the Writing Rhetoric and Technical Communication program, possibly including nonfiction writing, argument, writing for advocacy, and/or a special topics course.
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  • The College of Southern Nevada in Las Vegas is seeking an English Instructor, Creative Writing, to teach 15 credits of English composition per semester and keep regular office hours beginning in fall 2018.
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  • Craven Community College in New Bern, North Carolina, is seeking a full-time Chair of English, Communications & Humanities to assist with the development and administration of the Liberal Arts and University Transfer department, including instructional vision, leadership, management and support for adjunct and curricula in support of College goals and objectives.
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  • Ecco Press in New York City is seeking an Assistant Editor to write first drafts of editorial materials, deal directly with high-profile authors and agents, assist the editorial director in timely responses to all submissions, act as a liaison between departments, perform administrative duties, and more.
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  • Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida, is seeking an English Assistant Professor to teach 15 credit hours per semester.
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  • The Independent Booksellers Consortium seeks a part-time Executive Director to be responsible for all facets of the corporation’s day-to-day functioning, as well as ongoing service to its members. This is a remote position.
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  • Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, Maryland, is seeking a Promotions Coordinator to play an instrumental role in identifying, planning, and executing print and digital promotion of new and backlist titles for the Books Division.
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  • Knopf Doubleday in New York City is seeking a Digital Marketing Analytics Associate to coordinate and support consumer data initiatives, supporting Vintage Books and Anchor Books as well as authors and publications across the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.
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  • The National Council for Teachers of English is seeking a Coordinator of External Partnerships to support the executive director in developing NCTE’s external alliances tied to sponsorship, exhibit sales, and publisher relations, and support the executive director in growing additional external strategic alliances.
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  • North Carolina Central University in Durham is seeking an Endowed Chair in Language and Literature.
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  • Open Letter Books in Rochester, New York, is seeking a Marketing Assistant to work closely with the publisher on marketing campaigns for all of the press’s titles, along with marketing the press’s brand as a whole.
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  • Read Alliance in New York City is seeking an Executive Director to scale and grow Read Alliance, effectively navigate large public systems to form productive partnerships, and collaborate to set and effectively meet fundraising targets.
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  • Symphony Space in New York City is seeking a Coordinating Producer to play a key role in the communication and coordination of information with internal staff at all levels of the organization as well as external partners.
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  • Trinidad State Junior College in Colorado is seeking a full-time English Faculty Member to teach developmental reading and writing classes according to established curriculum in English and College Composition, Reading, Interpersonal Communications, and Speech beginning in August 2018.
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  • The University of California, Irvine, is seeking a full-time Academic Coordinator/Lecturer in the Composition Program to attend to the program’s capstone lower-division course, WR 39C Argument & Research, as well as teach the writing program’s three main courses.
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  • The University of California, San Diego, is seeking part-time Lecturers to teach an academic writing course for transfer students in the Warren College Writing Program.
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  • The University of Pittsburgh Press is seeking a full-time Operations Administrator to work with the director of operations and the director of the University Press and take independent responsibility for a number of administrative tasks, editorial duties, and financial responsibilities.
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  • The University of West Georgia in Carrollton is seeking a full-time Instructor of English to teach four courses per semester in the department’s First-Year Writing Program and work as a tutor in the University Writing Center; and a part-time English Instructor to teach sections of courses such as English Composition I and English Composition II.
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