Jobs for Poets: November 21, 2018

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Nov 21 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].


  • Bowie State University in Maryland is seeking two full-time Assistant Professors of English to teach twelve credit hours per semester ranging from freshman composition to upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses, advise students, conduct research, and serve on departmental committees, among other responsibilities.
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  • California State University in Long Beach is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of English and Director of the University Writing Center to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in rhetoric and composition and engage in duties related to being a faculty member of the English department, as well as provide leadership and be responsible for developing, establishing, and implementing the strategic vision and priorities of the university writing center.
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  • Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House, in New York City is seeking a full-time Editor/Senior Editor to acquire and edit fiction for the imprint, as well as oversee the manuscript editorially and through the production process.
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  • Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Literature to teach undergraduate literary foundation courses for BA and BFA students and contribute to the department through scholarship and service activities.
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  • Huston-Tillotson University in Austin, Texas, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of English to teach first-year reading and writing courses, including introductory creative writing classes and core English courses, as well as mentor students regularly in office hours, among other responsibilities.
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  • Magination Press in Washington, D.C., is seeking a full-time Senior Editor to be responsible for acquiring new children and teen books, as well as companion resources for adults, by working collaboratively with psychologists, authors, agents, and partners to develop new books on trend for the current market.
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  • Miami University in Middletown, Ohio, is seeking a full-time Assistant Teaching Professor to teach classes in online and classroom environments in technical and professional writing, advise students, and provide professional and institutional support to the department beginning in the fall of 2019.
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  • Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of Creative Writing to teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level, supervise graduate theses, and participate actively in the life and work of the department.
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  • Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, is seeking a full-time Assistant Teaching Professor of English to take on a standard teaching load in composition with service on departmental and university committees while developing innovative course materials and assisting in curriculum development.
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  • Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, is seeking a full-time Assistant Director of the Writing Program to teach twenty-one credits per year and perform a variety of administrative responsibilities, including participating in the writing program orientation, mentoring new teachers, and coordinating about fifteen sections per academic year of college writing and research.
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  • Southern Utah University in Cedar City is seeking a full-time Lecturer of English to teach a four-four course load of introductory and intermediate writing courses, hold regular office hours mentoring students, and attend writing program meetings.
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  • Sterling Publishing in New York City is seeking a full-time Senior Editor to work with all members of the children's books department during the acquisition, creation, and production of their products; cultivate relationships with authors and agents; and monitor industry trends in publishing, among other responsibilities.
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  • Tallahassee Community College in Florida is seeking a full-time English Faculty Member to teach a variety of English, literature, and/or creative writing courses, develop and implement curricula, and engage in and support the college's policies, procedures, and professional development opportunities.
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  • The Baruch College Writing Center in New York City is seeking an Associate Director of the Writing Center to collaborate in all areas of programming, staff management, development, and administration of the Center, as well as work directly with students in one-to-one consultations and small group settings.
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  • The Quarto Group in New York City is seeking an Acquiring and Development Editor to develop fifteen to twenty books, perform continual research on trends and market competition, work closely with authors to shape content, and evaluate authors' manuscripts and artwork, among other responsibilities.
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  • Trident Media Group in New York City is seeking a Receptionist and Assistant to attend to guests and clients, maintain office efficiency and flow of supplies, and assist the accounting department with processing royalty payments, among other administrative duties.
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  • Tupelo Press in North Adams, Massachusetts, is seeking a part-time Director of Sales and Marketing to join their team. To apply, send your resume to [email protected].
     
  • The University of Alaska in Anchorage is seeking a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor of Writing to teach college-level and developmental composition and/or developmental English to adults in a community college setting.
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  • The University of the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C., is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach English composition courses, both undergraduate and graduate, within the English program and the university's general education program, as well as develop and implement support for student writing across campus.
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  • The University of Northern Colorado in Greeley is seeking several full-time, ranked, non-tenure Faculty to teach first-year composition courses, and a new Writing Center Director, at either the instructor or assistant professor level to oversee the writing center. Both positions are nine-month appointments and the responsibilities include undergraduate teaching and advising, scholarly activity, and service to the department.
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  • The University of Texas in Tyler is seeking a full-time Senior Lecturer in English to teach all levels and genres of writing, rhetoric, and occasionally literature and work on curriculum development for a nine-month appointment beginning in the fall of 2019.
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