Jobs for Poets: April 3, 2019

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Apr 03 2019
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].


  • The American Literary Translators Association in Tucson, Arizona, is seeking a part-time Secretary to perform various administrative tasks, such as scheduling appointments and answering phones, as well as work independently and in conjunction with the staff.
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  • Brenau University in Gainesville, Georgia, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach both lower- and upper-division courses, including required first-year composition and language or literature courses for undergraduate English majors, beginning August 15, 2019.
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  • City Lights Publishers in San Francisco, California, is seeking a full-time Publisher's Assistant to work on a variety of tasks critical to the publishing process, including editorial, production, sales and distribution, and marketing and publicity duties. To apply, please send the following materials as email attachments to [email protected], with the subject line "Publisher's Assistant 2019": a cover letter addressed to Elaine Katzenberger, Publisher; a resume; a list of ten favorite books; and a review (no more than one page, single-spaced) of a contemporary work of literary fiction, or social or political nonfiction.
     
  • Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Washington, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of English to teach a broad range of courses in English composition.
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  • Community College of Denver in Colorado is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach fifteen credit hours per semester of English composition and professional writing courses.
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  • Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach twelve hours per semester with the opportunity to renew the contract for two additional years.
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  • Girl Be Heard in Brooklyn, New York, is seeking a full-time Executive Director to take the helm of the organization, as well as strategize and enhance its current model, programs, and resources.
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  • Grace Church School in New York City is seeking a full-time Admissions Associate to manage files and data for external and internal purposes, as well as maintain databases and represent the school at all admissions events and fairs.
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  • Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana, is seeking a full-time Upward Bound Summer Program Writing Instructor to teach writing and composition classes to grades nine through twelve for a summer.
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  • Macmillan Children's Publishing Group in New York City is seeking a full-time Production Director to oversee a team of nine, support the imprint in producing books on time and within budget, support the publishers, and maintain vendor relationships.
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  • Mills College in Oakland, California, is seeking a part-time Summer English Instructor to develop a course proposal that state goals, student learning outcomes, and methods for a six-week summer program for students entering grades nine through twelve. 
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  • Newberry College in Newberry, South Carolina, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of English to teach a four-four course load in modern and/or contemporary American literature beginning in August 2019. To apply, send the following materials to Professor David Rachel at [email protected], with the subject line "Faculty, Department of Humanities, English": a letter of interest, C. V., transcripts of graduate coursework, three letters of recommendation, and contact information for three professional references.
     
  • PEN America in New York City is seeking a full-time Social Media Manager to use digital communication to build and engage the organization's community of writers and readers, as well as mobilize new allies. 
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  • Poetry Society of America in New York City is seeking a full-time Executive Director to manage a staff of four, expand and deepen the organization's impact, and advance the organization's funding base. To apply, email your cover letter and resume to [email protected].
     
  • Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, New Jersey, is seeking a full-time, tenure-track English Instructor to teach composition and developmental English courses, as well as participate in committees and professional development as assigned.
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  • Rose State College in Midwest City, Oklahoma, is seeking a full-time Professor of English to teach fifteen credit hours per semester of developmental English, develop the program and curriculums, mentor students, and serve on committees in the humanities division and college-wide.
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  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in New Brunswick is seeking a full-time English Instructor to teach the introductory to expository writing course, which is designed to introduce first-year student writing to academic argument.
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  • The University of Arizona in Tucson is seeking a full-time English Lecturer to teach courses in the writing program for a year-long contract beginning August 9, 2019.
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  • The University of Iowa in Iowa City is seeking a full-time Lecturer in Rhetoric to teach the department's required undergraduate rhetoric course and mentor graduate teaching assistants beginning in August 2019.
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  • University of Kentucky in Lexington is seeking a full-time Academic Coordinator Senior to teach four courses per semester in first-year writing, technical writing, and/or business writing for a ten-month appointment beginning August 1.
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  • University of South Florida in Tampa is seeking a full-time Instructor to teach a four-four course load, with a one-course release per semester for administrative duties, beginning August 7, 2019, for a nine-month appointment.
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  • Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina, is seeking two full-time English Lecturers to teach writing courses in the writing, rhetoric, and critical studies program for a one-year fixed term beginning in August 2019.
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  • W. W. Norton in New York City is seeking a full-time Contracts Assistant to research, draft, and track a variety of documents, including contract amendments, cancellation letters, reversion requests, and queries, among others.
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