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Wave Books : Marketing and Publicity Director

Wave Books is currently seeking a Publicity and Marketing Director for a full or part-time position in our Seattle office. Ideal candidate will have 4+ years experience, including established relationships with major publicity venues and/or deep knowledge of library, academic, bookstore, and web/social media marketing. A demonstrated commitment to poetry (especially to contemporary poets) is required, and familiarity with Wave’s authors and readership is preferred. We are a small company, with fast-paced, challenging work in a casual and respectful environment. Salary DOE and benefits for full time. Please send resume and cover letter by October 21, 2016 to info@wavepoetry.com.  

 

Travel Editor

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Category: Digital Media, Editorial & Journalism
Freelance, Part Time


Salary Description: Hourly (commensurate with experience)

Travel Savvy is a travel website that provides more “hidden gems” type content that we get from local experts. We find out where to eat, drink, shop, hike, get the best coffee, and more for cities across the world. We have a focus on video, but have recently relaunched with slideshow content to increase the information for readers and be able to react to current events quicker we can with video.

 

We are looking for a Travel Editor with an interest in travel, restaurants, shopping, and other things to do around the US and around the world.

 

The ideal candidate can turn around well-written copy, propose new ideas for content, and have strong interest in social media.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Write and edit travel lists
  • Work with team on social media posts that drive traffic to the site content and other posts that are just engaging to build our audience
  • Identify travel bloggers, food bloggers, local/neighborhood celebrities, and other potential contributors/partners

 

Qualifications:

  • Degree (or going to school for) journalism, communications, or media
  • Creative writer with interest in travel
  • Strong interest in social media and personally following travel instagrammers, food bloggers, and other travel media companies

 

Apply through Fordham Career Services.  This job is listed as JOB ID # 68343 on the CareerLink website.

 

Manager, Kundiman

Kundiman is in search of a Manager who is self-directed, takes initiative, and is able to work collaboratively, as well as independently. This consultant position reports to the Kundiman Executive Director. 

Kundiman is an organization that is dedicated to the creation and cultivation of Asian American literature. Kundiman offers a comprehensive spectrum of arts programming that gives writers opportunities to inscribe their own stories, transforming and enriching the American literary landscape. Kundiman sees literature not only as vehicle for cultural expression but also as an instrument for political dialogue and self-empowerment.

Send us a cover letter detailing your interest in Kundiman, your prior experience with literary nonprofits and/or managerial roles, why you think this position is right for you, and what you hope to add to the culture of Kundiman.  Please also include a CV and three references with your application.

See link below for more information: 

https://kundiman.submittable.com/submit/67905/kundiman-manager

Job Opening: Academy of American Poets

The Academy of American Poets seeks a new Programs Coordinator! The Programs Coordinator is a full-time position that reports to the Executive Director and to the Associate Director/Director of Content to coordinate the Academy of American Poets’s live events, prizes, work with the Board of Chancellors, and education initiatives.

See link below for more information: 

https://www.poets.org/academy-american-poets/job-openings

 

Assistant Professor Opportunity - MIT Literature Faculty

MIT is conducting a search for a beginning Assistant Professor in Contemporary Fiction, Film, and Media. We would greatly appreciate it if you would post the attached ad in your department. If you know of any qualified candidates for this position, please encourage them to apply.

MIT subscribes to the principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action and is therefore especially interested in reaching qualified minority candidates, in particular African Americans, Native Americans, and Americans of Puerto Rican and Mexican descent.

Yale University: Advanced Associate or Full Professor

The Yale University Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration seeks to make at least one senior appointment of a scholar working in Asian American Studies, Latina/o Studies, Native American or Indigenous Studies, or Comparative/Transnational Ethnic Studies. Applications are welcome from scholars at the level of advanced Associate or Full Professor who have demonstrated exceptional scholarship and teaching, as well as leadership in their field and in the profession.

Specialization is open, but the committee particularly encourages applications from scholars pursuing ethnographic field research and critical analysis, or from social scientists, humanists, or interdisciplinary scholars whose work engages one or more of the following areas:  geography, critical demography, education, environmental justice, science/medicine/technology, or stratification and inequality.  

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