Faculty Members: Book Hunters
Miskatonic University is looking for fans of H.P. Lovecraft to become Faculty Members: Book Hunters. You will be a book hunter for us, combing the web/youtube for interesting videos to share on our channel and our website. As a Faculty Member, you will apply for a given department using the form of 4 simple questions below. Consider yourself a subject matter hunter hired by the university to help build its curriculum. You will be credited for your work on our website. Ready, Doctor? Let's get started:
What we need if you are selected:
- You will provide the information needed for the book of your choice following these models: Necronomicon - Book of the Dead and The Dunwich Horror
- Provide a 150 original word description of the Book (not plagiarized)
- Provide an excerpt of the book if available of no less than 250 words, if available. If the book does not really exist, this step can be skipped.
- Provide 1-3 images of an example of the book - must include credits including original author/url
- Candidate will provide video playlists if videos are available on Youtube
- Provide a list of movies (simple search on imdb.com) that shows movies where the text is mentioned. User must provide the titled ID (https://www.imdb.com/title/TITLEID/)
- If the book exists, 1-3 links to where the book may be purchased.
What you get:
- Added as Book Hunter in the Expeditions section on miskatonic-university.org and granted Author privileges for future articles/contributions.
- Attributed as author of the Book page.
- Paid $10 USD (paid via paypal)
How to get the job:
- Fill out the form below
- Wait for approval email with url submission form
- After the book is granted to you:
- 1 round of revisions meaning if some text / URLs are not applicable, they will be mentioned and you will have to resubmit in place of those rejected.
- Assuming approval, you get paid via paypal
- Your Faculty Membership will be processed in 5 business days
- Consider for the videos you are submitting as your selections should be engaging, have a high view/like/engagement count
- If there is a Lovecraft movie that references the subject - add it! (for example, submitting From Beyond for your choice for the Physics dept because of the Resonator device).