Education and Work Experience

Erin Dunbar
Fort Worth, TX
www.erindunbar.info

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Proficient in Microsoft Windows and Office (Word, Excel, etc.), as well as Google applications. Experience with WordPress. Knowledge of various CRM software, including Zoho, Asana, Base, Basecamp, and more. Some experience with Adobe software, including Photoshop. Familiar with common online teaching tools, such as Blackboard. Familiarity with HTML. SEO knowledge. Substantial experience in writing, editing, proofreading, and communications. Experience with government and technical proposals, technical writing, marketing content, website content, blog writing, copywriting, and many other writing styles. Familiarity with RFPs, RFQs, and other Requests from government and private industries, and with writing and editing responses. Considerable college and university teaching experience. Extensive organizational skills. Proficient in the French language. Experience abroad in France, Italy, and England.

EDUCATION

August 2009
Master of Arts in English Literature

 May 2006
Bachelor of Arts in English Literature
Minor: French

WORK HISTORY

Writer & Editor

Content and Social Media Manager and Writer (Remote)
3/2016 – Present
Maintain communication with multiple clients of various industries. Write blog posts, articles, social media, and web page copy for these clients and the company. Oversaw other freelance writer’s work until being assigned writer’s work in addition to current tasks. Work within WordPress, and other blogging and social media platforms.

Bid & Proposal Writer (Remote)
9/2015 – 6/2017
Write security bids and technical proposals for local and federal government contract opportunities. Edit other writers’ work and work as a writing team on larger projects. Read and evaluate RFP, RFQ, ITB, etc.

Independent Writer (Remote)
7/2015 – ?
Blogging, Copy Writing, Working Within WordPress.

Independent Editor (Remote)
4/2013 – 9/2014, 01/2015 – ?
Manuscript Assessment, Content Editing, Line Editing.

Independent Writer (Remote)
2/2016 – 5/2016
Blogging, Web Content.

Independent Writer and Editor (Remote)
4/2015 – 4/2016
Copy Writing and Editing, Content Writing and Editing.

Independent Writer (Remote)
6/2015 – 8/2015
Copy Writing, Blog Writing, Web Content.

Independent Copy Editor (Remote)
02/2015 – 8/2015
Editing Book Review Submissions.

Administrative

SEO Company
06/2014 – 03/2015
Administrative Assistant and Office Manager, Addison, TX
Assisting CEO and Office Team, Customer Relations, Research, Editing/Writing Text for Company Website, Organizing Calendar and Meetings, Occasional Blog Posting, Some SEO, Office Supplies.

University
Spring Semester 2011
Women’s Studies Assistant
Assisting Professor with All Duties, Research, Teaching Material Preparation, Scheduling.

Retail
05/11 – 08/11
Acadiana Mall, Lafayette, LA
Cashier, Sales, Customer Assistance, Stocking, Restocking.

Library
02/08 – 05/09
Student Assistant
Monitor Both Check-In/Out Desk and Reserves Desk, General Customer Service and Support, Checking Materials In and Out, Repairing Damaged Materials.

Furniture
04/07 – 12/07
Customer Service Representative, Grapevine, TX
Extensive Customer Service by Phone and In Person, Processing Phone and In-Store Orders, Financing, Operating Phone and Pager Systems, Setting Delivery Dates.

Academic

English Adjunct
Summer 2015: Technical Writing and Business Writing; ENGL 2311
Spring 2015: English Composition II; ENGL 1302, Technical Writing and Business Writing; ENGL 2311
Fall 2014: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, English Composition II; ENGL 1302
American Literature 1865 to the Present; ENGL 2328
Spring 2014: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, English Composition II; ENGL 1302
Winter 2013: English Composition I; ENGL 1301
Fall 2013: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, English Composition II; ENGL 1302

English Adjunct
Spring 2014: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, English Composition II; ENGL 1302
Fall 2013: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, English Composition II; ENGL 1302

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Spring 2013: English Composition II, Research and Writing about Culture; ENGL 102
Fall 2012: English Composition I; ENGL 101, Early American Literature; ENGL 205
Spring 2012: English Composition II, Research and Writing about Culture; ENGL 102
Fall 2011: English Composition II, Research and Writing about Culture; ENGL 102

English Adjunct
Spring 2010: English Composition I and II; ENGL 1301 and 1302
Fall 2009: English Composition I; ENGL 1301, American Literature 1865 to Present; ENGL 2328
Also taught Summer of 2010

English Adjunct
Spring 2010: English Composition I and II; ENGL 1301 and 1302, World Literature to 1650, The Western Canon; ENGL 2332
Fall 2009: English Composition I; ENGL 1301
Also taught Summer of 2010

Teaching Assistant/Academic Assistant
Spring 2009: ENGL 2210; World Literature, ENGL 2220; World Literature
Fall 2008: ENGL 4430; Shakespeare, ENGL 2220; World Literature 1620 to Present

PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Curious, If True: The Fantastic in Literature Collection, Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
A Café in Space: The Anaïs Nin Literary Journal, Vol. 10, Sky Blue Press, 2013.
A Café in Space: The Anaïs Nin Literary Journal, Vol. 13, Sky Blue Press, 2016.
Cahiers Victoriens et Édouardiens, Vol. 86, “The French Play in London,” Fall 2017.
SCMLA Conference. San Antonio, Texas, November 7-10, 2012.
Louisiana Conference on Literature, Language and Culture. Lafayette, Louisiana, March 29-
31, 2012.
The LSU English Graduate Student Association’s Annual Mardi Gras Conference. Baton
Rouge, Louisiana, February 16-17, 2012.
The Louisiana Studies Conference. Natchitoches, Louisiana, September 23-24, 2011.
The Fantastic in Literature Conference. Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, March 10-12,
2011.
Louisiana Conference on Literature, Language and Culture. Lafayette, Louisiana, March 5-7,
2009.
Critical Voices Conference, Graduate Students in English Association,
Denton, Texas, March 28 – 29, 2008.

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