Zoe Lambert is the current Director of the MA in Creative Writing (Modular) at Lancaster Univeristy, and teaches on the BA modules on the short story, including Crew 204: Short Story and Crew 308: Advanced Short Story. Since 2005 she has worked as an associate lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University, The University of Bolton and Edge Hill University. She has also facilitated creative writing workshops around Manchester and the North West on a freelance basis. Over the past few years her short stories have been widely published in the UK. Her first full collection The War Tour was published in 2011.