Eric K. Auld

Eric K. Auld

Eric K. Auld

Adjunct Faculty

Composition: Composition, creative writing, humor writing

Selected Publications

Expanded Publication List

  • “Mathematical Word Problems for Introverts.” McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, 2016.
  • “Left/Right.” Short Play. Performed in The North Park Playwright Festival, San Diego, CA, 2014.
  • “Several Bachelor Party Ideas Rejected By My Friend, Joe (The Groom).” Pine Hills Review, 2014.
  • “Job Search.” Writer’s Bloc Literary Magazine, 2014.
  • “Dear Aunt Rose Comma Thank You For The Speech Recognition Software Exclamation Point.” McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, 2013.
  • "The Craigslist jobs experiment." The Guardian, 2012.
  • “Get a Job: The Craigslist Experiment." Thought Catalog, 2012.
    “Your Password Must Contain the Following.” McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, 2012.
  • “Seven Bar Jokes Involving Grammar and Punctuation.” McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, 2011. Republished in Grammar for Grown-ups, Square Peg Books, 2012.


Master of Arts in English - College of Saint Rose (2009)
Bachelor of Arts in English - SUNY Plattsburgh (2007)

Recent Presentations

"Responses to the Adjunct Problem: A Proposed Student Survey" to be presented at the 2018 American Educational Studies Association Conference in November.

In the Media

“One Job Seeker’s Ruse to Check Out His Competition.” Talk of the Nation, National Public Radio, August 2012