Fellowship Positions

Seeking applicants for two-year fellowships at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. For more information, please contact the Academic Department Administrator, Nora Lewis, at 404-727-4683 or nora.lewis@emory.edu.


2023-2025 Creative Writing Fellowship in Poetry

Interfolio link to apply: http://apply.interfolio.com/113402
Application deadline: 11:59 PM, November 11, 2022



Emory University Creative Writing Fellowship. Two-year fellowship in poetry in lively undergraduate English/Creative Writing Program, beginning Fall 2023. Load 1-2, all workshops; $45,000 salary, and health benefits. Fellow will give a public reading and have access to the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library, a 75,000-volume rare and modern poetry library housed at Emory. Required: MFA or PhD in the last five years, with undergraduate Creative Writing teaching experience. Desirable: record of periodical publications but no first book yet in print, and secondary interests such as creative nonfiction and working in archives. 

Submit electronic dossier, including cover letter discussing teaching experience and philosophy, CV, two references who will be contacted later in the process, and a writing sample of no more than 15 pages of poetry to http://apply.interfolio.com/113402 by 11:59pm, November 11, 2022. This deadline is firm and late applications will not be considered. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on Wednesday, October 12, 2022. In your cover letter or in a separate statement, please reflect upon your experience and vision regarding the teaching and mentorship of students from diverse backgrounds. Emory University is committed to student and faculty diversity, equality, and inclusion. Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.


2023-2025 Fellowship in Playwriting

Creative Writing Program's joint fellowship with Theater Studies

Information forthcoming in Fall 2022


2024-2026 Creative Writing Fellowship in Fiction

Information forthcoming in Fall 2023