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Gaelic Writer in Residence, The University of Edinburgh
Deadline: Mon 15 Jul 2024
Applications are invited for a part-time (0.4 FTE) Gaelic Writer in Residence based in the department of Celtic and Scottish Studies.

Located within the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Celtic and Scottish Studies is an exceptionally strong subject area with a commitment to developing links in creative writing between its students and professional writers. The University wishes to appoint a highly capable person who will fulfil and develop this University-wide role.

We are looking for a person who can develop and fulfil the role of Gaelic Writer in Residence. You will be a published writer of poetry, prose fiction or drama with demonstrable ability to engage with a varied cohort of students of Gaelic and the wider Gaelic community.

Over the course of your tenure you will produce at least one major piece of creative writing, work with teaching staff to create materials supporting the delivery of Gaelic language teaching, organise workshops, readings and other public events.

The appointment is fixed term for 24 months, starting in September 2024 and is not renewable.

Job Ref: 10710

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Deadline: 15th July 2024

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