Half-Time One-year Contractual Lecturer -- Creative Writing
School of Communications Design, College of Arts and Sciences
Vacancy Number 2012-031
Position Type: Half-Time Faculty Position with Prorated Benefits Package
Opens: 06/01/12 Closes: Open Until Filled
Salary: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications
Position is open until filled; application review begins immediately;
position begins in August 2012
The University of Baltimore’s School of Communications Design seeks a
published creative writer for a half-time contractual position
beginning in August 2012 (contingent on final budgetary approval).
Responsibilities include teaching two courses per semester at the
undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as participating in
curriculum development. Applicants should possess an appropriate
graduate degree, a substantive record of publications, and
college-level teaching experience. The ability to teach literature, as
well as writing, will be a plus. Teaching responsibilities will focus
on helping students develop and improve their writing, and understand
and seek publication opportunities.
Requires an M.A. or M.F.A. in creative writing or a significant
publication record; college-level teaching experience; demonstrated
effectiveness in the classroom; publications in creative writing. The
ideal candidate will have knowledge of the publishing arts and current
technologies that support writers, be able to work effectively as part
of a team, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, and have
experience working with a diverse, non-traditional student population.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, vita and names and
contact information of three references. Review of materials will
begin immediately and will continue until the search is completed.
Please submit all materials directly to <msavige(at)ubalt.edu> or to
Marian Savige, Academic Program Specialist, School of Communications
Design, University of Baltimore, 1420 North Charles Street, Baltimore,
Maryland 21201-5779. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to
The University of Baltimore is an equal opportunity/Affirmative
Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.