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Welcome to the 19th annual American Copy Editors Society national conference in Pittsburgh March 26-28, 2015. (Photo by Jeremy Davis.)

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Friday, March 27 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Putting Professional Experience to Work in the College Classroom

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So, you're thinking about putting your professional experience to work teaching editing in a college classroom. What will it take to get a job as an instructor or professor? Are you interested in part-time or full-time teaching? Will your social media expertise be a plus? Find out what you face when you want to join the faculty at a university!

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William Hickman

Professor of mass communication, University of Central Oklahoma
Dr. William Hickman is a professor of mass communication at the University of Central Oklahoma. He has been teaching since 1991. His professional experience includes news desk stints at The Daily Oklahoman, The Dallas Morning News, the Arlington (Texas) Daily News and the Tulsa World for more than 35 years.
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Lisa McLendon

Bremner Editing Center Coordinator, University of Kansas
Lisa McLendon runs the Bremner Editing Center at the University of Kansas journalism school, where she also teaches editing. She has previously worked as a copy editor and book reviewer at the Wichita (Kan.) Eagle and as a copy editor, designer and desk chief at the Denton (Texas) Record-Chronicle. She began her journalism career — and joined ACES — in 2000 after earning a doctorate in Slavic linguistics from the University of Texas.

Friday March 27, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

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