The English Department at the University of Missouri seeks a tenure line Assistant or Associate Professor in Creative Nonfiction with a solid publication record and the ability to teach workshops in CNF at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, along with some literature courses. The position offers the opportunity to build the CNF area in the context of our well‑established PhD‑granting writing program. Start date is August 2013; PhD preferred, or an MFA with strong publications and a record of scholarly activity.
As the flagship campus of the state's university system, MU offers a wide range of resources, including multiple options for research leave and summer funding. The ordinary teaching schedule is two courses per semester.
Only online applications can be considered. Please apply to
(job 8591, posted 9/5,2012) A letter of application, CV, and the names of 3 references with contact information are required. Attach these materials in the Cover Letters and Attachments section of the application system. Review of applications will begin by November 9 and will continue until the position is filled.