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: firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications will be no later than 17.00 on Wednesday, 31 July 2019.