Duke University. The English department welcomes nominations & applications for
distinguished a poet with a national or international reputation to be the
holder of the Reynolds Price Chair in Creative Writing. We seek candidates who
committed to undergraduate teaching, to the teaching of literature as well as
practice of poetry, & to active engagement with the intellectual & cultural life
university as well as with the vibrant & diverse literary community in the
This position begins August 1, 2009 & may be either a tenure- or no-tenure line,
depending on qualifications & experience. Candidates should submit a c.v. &
application addressed to: Professor Fred Moten, chair of the distinguished poet
committee. The application address is http://english.duke.edu/apply.
also invites & encourages letters of recommendation for potential candidates. We
that all nominations be sent to <english(at)duke.edu> (replace (at) with @)
using “Poet Search” as the
line. The committee will begin its deliberations on November 15. Applications
by that date will be guaranteed full consideration. AA/EOE.
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