Jobs for Poets: June 13, 2018

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Jun 13 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].


  • 826 National in San Francisco, California, is seeking a full-time National Research & Evaluation Associate to build and refine resources for evaluation capacity across their network by working on their bimonthly newsletter, providing insight into programming trends and generating content for community outreach programs.
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  • 92nd Street Y in New York City is seeking a full-time Editorial Manager to be in charge of writing, editing, proofreading, fact-checking, and managing the production of a broad range of promotional collateral in support of all 92Y’s programming, and an Intern for their Center for the Arts summer internship, who will assist with outreach, promotion, and administration for all 92Y concerts and events.
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  • Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, is seeking a full-time Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor to join its English and literature faculty and teach four courses each semester, primarily in the award-winning first-year writing program, starting August 2018.
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  • Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, New York, is seeking a full-time Lead Teaching Artist to serve as the primary facilitator of the year-round programming and oversee teaching artists’ recruitment, training, professional development, and evaluation; and a full-time Manager of Programs to manage the development, implementation, and evaluation of educationally sound, inquiry-based programming, expanding audience engagement and collaboratively executing the strategic plan.
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  • California College of the Arts in Oakland, California, is seeking a full-time Public Relations Manager to be responsible for cultivating story ideas, managing media relations, and developing press materials upholding CAA’s mission and values.
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  • Guilford Press in New York City is seeking a full-time Associate Managing Editor to ensure the timely production of titles, print and electronic, including hands-on preparation of manuscripts, and supervising staff members who handle all aspects of the production editorial process; and a full-time Administrative Assistant to work closely with the data team, sales department, and marketing department on a range of projects.
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  • Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas, is seeking a full-time Instructor of English to teach multiple terms in expository and/or professional/technical writing for the fall 2018 semester, with a possible spring 2019 extension.
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  • Keiser University in Daytona Beach, Florida, is seeking a full-time English and American Literature Instructor to deliver courses, prepare course materials, advise students, and record grades and attendance.
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  • Literary Hub in New York City is seeking a full-time Editorial Fellow to be an integral part of a small team, and to be responsible for maintaining the website, preparing pieces for publication, helping maintain a database of forthcoming titles, and a performing variety of office duties.
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  • Queer | Art in New York City is seeking a part-time Mentorship Program Facilitator to work with the staff and current mentors to advance all aspects of the program, providing direct support to the creative and professional development of current fellows while encouraging support within the community.
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  • Theatre for a New Audience in New York City is seeking a full-time Education Associate to support the programming and administration of the Theatre’s arts education programs for New York City public schools and teachers.
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  • The Nation in New York City is seeking a full-time Consumer Marketing Manager to handle all aspects of marketing its print magazine and digital products.
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  • The New Museum in New York City is seeking a full-time Editor for online and print collateral across all departments who will ensure all materials are produced on time and according to their established style guide.
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  • The Phi Beta Kappa Society in Washington, D.C., is seeking a full-time National Arts & Sciences Initiative Associate to provide programmatic and administrative support in awareness-raising events, engaging with state and federal policy advocacy, and amplifying the society’s arts and sciences initiative.
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  • The University of Maine in Orono is seeking an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing with a specialization in poetry to teach writing workshops at all levels, from introduction to graduate, as well as core courses on reading poetry, for a one-year position starting September 1.
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  • United States Artists in Chicago, Illinois, is seeking a full-time Executive Assistant to work directly with the president and CEO to provide administrative support with scheduling, correspondence, travel, and other duties, serving as liaison to the Board of Trustees; and a part-time Social Media Coordinator to create and maintain a strong online presence for the organization. 
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  • University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach undergraduate-level courses beginning in fall 2018.
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  • University of San Diego in California is seeking a full-time Lecturer to join the writing program and English department for one year, beginning in the fall 2018.
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  • Words Without Borders in Brooklyn, New York, is seeking a part-time Development Assistant to support the executive director in the organization’s fundraising activities and administration, and a part-time Editorial Fellow to gain hands-on experience with all aspects of the publication of a digital literary magazine.
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  • W.W. Norton in New York City is seeking a full-time Editorial Assistant to manage manuscripts in all stages of production and be responsible for reading submissions, interacting with authors, and the general administrative management of the publishing process; and a Production Assistant to coordinate reprints for trade books and provide general department support.
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  • Youth in Arts in San Rafael, California, is seeking a Program Director to manage and coordinate all aspects of the YIA programs, recruit artists, and market to public and private schools in Marin and all surrounding areas.
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