Feature Article
Welcome to the July edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Laureates Sebastian Barry and Sarah Crossan to appear at the West Cork Literary Festival
Architecture Upcoming exhibitions
Writer in Residence positions in Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and NUI – Galway.
Review of Venues and Arts Centres
Arts Centre Policy and Strategy 2019
Information sessions for Arts Centre Funding 2020
Grants and Awards
Creative Writing Fellow at UCD
Project awards – deadline 5.30pm Thursday 15 August 2019
Open Call 2020
Beyond Borders
News from the community
Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre Artists Residency Programme 2020 │ Call for Applications
Job Opportunity: Music Generation Development Officer, South Dublin (Maternity Cover)
Submissions now open for the Fishamble New Writing Award 2019
The Irish Chamber Orchestra introduces an exciting Autumn/Winter Season
The Bunting Harp Collection: A Digital Commission
Creative Writing Fellow at UCD

Post Title: Creative Writing Fellow
School/College: School of English, Drama, and Film, College of Arts and Humanities, University College Dublin
Closing Date: Wednesday, 31 July 2019


Applications are invited from Irish writers of established reputation for the position of Creative Writing Fellow which is jointly funded by the Arts Council and the School of English, Drama, and Film. The Creative Writing Fellow role is designed to provide a writer with a unique opportunity to develop his/her practice in a university environment while giving members of the university community the opportunity to engage with a practicing writer. The Fellowship will be tenable for the period January-August 2020 and the successful applicant will be paid a fee of €18,300.


Candidates are invited to submit a covering letter outlining their interest together with a full CV containing details of their teaching experience with the names and contact details of 2 referees to: Ms Deirdre Daly, School of English, Drama and Film, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4. For a job description please contact Ms Deirdre Daly; informal enquiries can be made to Dr. Paul Perry: Paul.Perry@ucd.ie

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview based on the following criteria: 


-          Artistic track record

-          Experience teaching creative writing

-          The quality of the proposal/proposed approach to residency


Applications may be sent by post to the above address or by email to: graduateedf@ucd.ie

The closing date for applications will be no later than 17.00 on Wednesday, 31 July 2019.