Mark Gurarie

Highlights

  • Adjunct professor of writing composition for health care students at George Washington University 
  • Created articles and marketing materials for Nobilis Health Corporation
  • Contributed to health-focused outlets such as Men's Health and What's Good by V
  • Author of Everybody's Automat 

Experience

Following the completion of his MFA in Creative Writing at the New School in New York, NY, Mark worked as an adjunct instructor at ASA College, teaching several levels of writing composition for clinical and health care majors. He began teaching similar-minded courses online for George Washington University, while also gaining work as a copywriter with Vivial, creating SEO-enriched content for a range of companies. 

Mark has contributed to Nobilis Health Corporation, a company that handles marketing for a range of Texas-based health care companies, including North American Spine, Migraine Treatment Centers of America, Onward Orthopedics, and others. 

Mark has also written book reviews and features for Publishers Weekly, music reviews for The Rumpus and The Culture Crush, as well as features for Men's Health and What's Good by V (a blog for the Vitamin Shoppe).  He's balanced writing, editing, and proofreading with the publication of his own book of poetry, Everybody's Automat (The Operating System, 2016). 

Education

BA in Comparative Literature, Psychology, and German from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH (2002).

MFA Creative Writing with a concentration in Poetry from the New School, New York, NY (2011).

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