The Department of English, Modern Languages, and Philosophy is accepting applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor. The department offers three degree options and serves over 120 majors.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in English. Writing specialist with interest in creative non-fiction and business/professional writing. Experience teaching first-year writing required.
Start Date: August 2012
Teaching Duties: Will teach classes in creative non-fiction, business/professional writing, first-year writing.
Professional Development: Francis Marion provides generous support for research, including conference travel. Summer research stipends are available on a competitive basis.
The University: Francis Marion University is a state-supported regional university with a strong emphasis on the liberal arts. Located in Florence, SC, a growing city with a vibrant arts culture, FMU is within easy driving distance of beach resorts, such as Myrtle Beach, and areas of historical interest, including Charleston and Savannah.
Application Deadline: Screening begins October 15.
Application Process: Provide a letter of interest (referencing position number 12-07), FMU faculty application, and CV.
Send all material to:
Dr. Christopher D. Johnson
Chair, Department of English
Francis Marion University
PO Box 100547
Florence, SC 29502-0547
Minorities and Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
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