Job notices and career-related postings are below. This page generally lists academic opportunities. For other English-related job postings (writing, editing, social media), as well as departmental news and announcements, follow us on Twitter at @uw_english or check the Twitter feed on the home page of the English website.

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Assistant Professor, 20th and 21st century American Literature, tenure-track (2 positions), Wake Forest University: College of Arts & Sceinces: Department of English. Deadline: October 31, 2019 at 11:59 EST.


Assistant Professor, Women's and Gender Studies, Carleton University. Deadline: Applications will be considered starting October 31, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.


ITP & IMA Assistant Arts Professor, New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Deadline December 1, 2019.


Assistant Professor, English and Creative Writing, Dalhousie University. Deadline: November 15, 2019.


Social Media Assistant Editor, Intermezzo. The job is to oversee the press’ social media presence, brand building, and publication updates. Specific duties include:

  1. Creating and building a social media presence
  2. Maintaining and building an online audience for the press’ announcements and calls for papers
  3. Help build the press’ brand
  4. Willingness to work with alternative platforms for digital publishing such as Manifold

This is an exciting opportunity for graduate students and early career Assistant Professors interested in additional experience in academic publishing. To apply, please send a one page statement of interest and plan to Jeff Rice. Please visit Intermezzo for more information.


Assistant Professor - Technical Communication. Arizona State University: College of Integrative Sciences and Arts. Deadline: October 15, 2019 (5:00 p.m.)


Writing and Multimodal Communication Specialist. UWaterloo Writing and Communication Center. Posted Sept. 6.


Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Narrative and Writing. University of Toronto Mississauga. Deadline: Dec. 2


Assistant Professor, Creative Writing, Indigenous Lit, and Oral Traditions, University of Toronto Scarborough. Deadline: Oct. 7.