Applications are invited from writers of distinction for the role of Writer in Residence at UCC

11 Mar 2019

Deadline for applications is 03 May 2019

The Writer in Residence role (from 1 September 2019 – 31 August 2020) 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 appointment of Writer in Residence is for one year and the successful applicant will be paid a fee of €20,000.

Informal enquiries about the post may be made to Dr. Eibhear Walshe ( Further particulars, including information about how to apply can be found here: 

English Department

Roinn an Bhéarla

O'Rahilly Building, University College Cork, Cork. Ireland