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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Boston, MA - to contact media and schedule media interviews and arrange author tours; · Pitch phone radio interviews for authors; · Perform blog/website research for a variety of books; · Form partnerships with appropriate organizations for various books; · Track media coverage, compile reviews/interviews/features, and fill review copy requests. · Join at least one in-town author event each season. Requirements: · Love of books · Publicity, PR or marketing experience preferred · Great writing skills... passionate, curious learners. As a leading provider of pre-K–12 education content, services, and cutting-edge technology solutions across a variety of media, HMH enables learning in a changing landscape. HMH is uniquely positioned to create engaging and effective educational content and experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom. HMH serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles...
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Penguin Random House US - New York City, NY - analysis. Assists the senior editorial team members with original manuscripts by contributing editorial feedback, issuing check requests, contract requests, and other paperwork. Works closely with the President and Publisher and Editorial Director on various projects. Responsible for handling a portion of the fiction and non-fiction lists each season editorially; which includes writing copy, generating and updating TI sheets, managing metadata, reviewing interior and cover layouts, and communicating... experience Strong organizational and analytical skills Ability to multitask and meet deadlines Strong communication skills with the ability to interact with authors and agents as well as the entire Young Readers group Proficiency with Microsoft Word & Outlook Interest in middle grade and young adult fiction and non-fiction Knowledge of PowerPoint, Nielsen Bookscan, and other company-wide systems, strongly preferred Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this opportunity...
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Penguin Random House US - New York City, NY - Company: Penguin Random House US Requisition ID: 8794 We are currently seeking an Assistant to join the Knopf Editorial team. The position provides an opportunity to assist the Editorial Director of Knopf in the acquisition and publishing of books, with an emphasis on literary fiction and narrative nonfiction. The role will be responsible for assisting with daily editorial activities, including proposal/manuscript screening for the Editorial Director, as well as for other editors across the... Knopf group. There will be copy writing and project support, amongst other duties in the support of the Editorial Director. In addition to providing administrative support, the position also acts as a liaison between authors, agents and different departments across the company. This role is a great opportunity to gain experience of the entire publishing process, and develop a deep understanding of the workings of the imprint. The ideal candidate is a strong writer with a broad and active reading...
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Saint Paul, MN - District of Columbia - prose genre(s) including, but not limited to: creative nonfiction, fiction, memoir, or experimental or digital writing. Completed MFA or PhD in Creative Writing and a significant record of publication in nationally recognized venues, including a published book of prose with a press of national standing, are required. The successful candidate will join a renowned and collegial faculty in a department with a thriving creative writing program, teach students at all levels from introductory creative...Assistant Professor in Creative Writing-Prose Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty Position Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105, United States [ ] Subject Area: Appl Deadline: 2017/11/01 (posted 2017/05/23, listed until 2017/11/01) Position Description: The Macalester College Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track position in Creative Writing-Prose at the rank of Assistant Professor. Area(s) of specialization may include long or short forms in any creative...
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Facebook - Menlo Park, CA - Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside expert software engineers and research scientists to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world. We are currently seeking a software engineer with a deep C++ skill, passion for low-level systems software and device driver programming, and experience with shipping hardware/software... products. You are the kind of engineer who has expertise writing systems software that sits between applications and devices. You are fluent in threading/scheduling and IO primitives on at least one platform, and you have built large scale multi-threaded software systems with low latency and high reliability requirements - especially for audio/video/graphics/robotics applications. You are able to write high quality systems software and kernel-mode drivers, and are skilled using OS and bus level...
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New York City, NY - The Vice President of Unscripted Development for MTV/Vh1 is responsible for the day-to-day development and productions of the networks slate. Responsibilities to include, but not limited to: Responsible for bringing a steady flow of quality and cost effective ideas, projects and formats to the network so that we can increase our development and therefore our chances for successful hit shows Supervise the development of new non-fiction series from concept to series Must supervise the... and talent for identifying unique material Creativity and curiosity Experience in Entertainment Industry Self-motivated, self-starter Extensive experience working with production companies Excellent communication and writing...
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Santa Cruz, CA - such as artificial intelligence, robotics, digital technologies and genetic engineering can have on our society and how their development is the result of specific economic and political conditions. Works of fiction as well as essays are used to reflect on the potential of technology to transform our society. This topical focus is used to enhance students' critical reading, rhetorical and writing skills. Kresge College Writing Seminar, Power and Representation, is an introduction to university discourse, in...College Writing Seminar: Lecturer Pool (Ongoing) Recruitment Period Open June 10th, 2014 through June 30th, 2017 Description The University of California, Santa Cruz, is recruiting an ongoing pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach sections of the College First Year Writing Seminars. The College Seminar is a required writing intensive course for first-year students and is taught primarily in seminars and tutorials. Instructors meet with a seminar of about 25 students, assign...
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Boston, MA - , Information Systems, Accounting Information Systems, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related discipline. Experience in developing and performing audits, IT risk assessments, root cause analysis of audit issues and writing formal audit reports. Solid understanding of the concepts of governance, risks, and controls; information security; project management; and systems development concepts is essential. Data Analytics (ACL Analytics) experience a plus. Knowledge of COBIT, COSO, ISO... in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit PLEASE NOTE: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, gender identity, ****** orientation, protected...
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Orlando, FL - of business processes to streamline efficiency and maximize results of the overall work product Effectively expresses ideas verbally and/or in writing, in individual or group situations. Physical Requirements Might be in a stationary position for a considerable time (sitting and/or standing). The person in this position needs to move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator... to create engaging and effective educational content and experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom. HMH serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit PLEASE NOTE: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive...
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The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School - New York City, NY - Earn a $125,000 salary and join a team of master teachers at The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School, featured in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and on 60 minutes for its revolutionary teacher salaries and its outstanding results. Middle School ELA teachers at TEP inspire students with theme-based, close-reading units that incorporate novels, non-fiction texts, and poetry. Independent reading is emphasized throughout the school - with robust classroom libraries in all subject... areas (from ELA to Science to Music). Writing instruction is focused around developing 3 long form essays per year (one per trimester), two argumentative pieces that respond to literary or nonfiction texts or topics and one narrative piece. ELA teachers teach their students for 90 minutes per day, which consists of one reading-focused period and one writing-focused period. There are typically 3 ELA teachers per grade-level; this allows each ELA teacher to focus on a smaller subset of students on the...
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