The Department of English invites applications for a one-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, with an emphasis in fiction.
General Duties & Responsibilities
Responsibilities include teaching intermediate and advanced fiction courses, as well as courses in rhetoric and composition and/or possibly literature. The teaching load is 4/4. The candidate will also work with visiting writers and serve on the creative writing committee. Position to begin in Fall 2018.
1. M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Creative Writing, with a concentration in fiction (completed by May, 2018 at the latest)
2. Demonstrable familiarity with innovative pedagogical approaches, outcome-based learning, and current assessment methods
3. Demonstrated potential for academic research and publication.
4. Demonstrated success in teaching General Education composition courses at the university level
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Months/year: 9 month position
Tenure/Non-Tenure Track: Non-Tenure Track
Salary or Salary Range: 43,500-47,500
Posting Number: F1600147
First Consideration Date: 05/31/2018
Close Date: 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled: Yes
How to apply
If you have questions or problems with the application process, please contact Human Resources at email@example.com or (435)865-8572.
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