The Texas Faculty Association is looking for writers
The Texas Faculty Association is calling all union siblings and higher education colleagues. TFA is paying freelance writers for original pieces. You do not need to be a member to submit something on one of the requested topics at this time. Writing must be submitted by March 15.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Texas Faculty Association (TFA) is a non-profit organization formed in 1985 to protect the rights of higher education faculty and support staff. It is dedicated to academic freedom, collegiality across all faculty ranks, faculty participation in governance, and continued improvement of teaching, scholarship and creativity in every college, university and post-secondary institution in Texas.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Topics we are accepting through March 15, 2022 are: administrative bloat at Texas colleges/universities in the past 5-10 years, the great disengagement of higher ed (may include mental health of COVID), higher ed faculty organizing efforts in states with no collective bargaining, and issues facing contingent faculty.
WHAT TO INCLUDE IN SUBMISSION
- Write a short introduction about yourself
- Include a paragraph highlighting your writing experience, relevant credentials and publication credits
- Attach links to your strongest work or portfolio, and online profile.
- Accepted articles paid at $200. We welcome submissions of original writing 400-600 words.
For more information, visit their website.
Email all questions and submissions to texasfacultyassociationhq@