children's lit and cw job: U of Nebraska Kearney
- English, Assistant Professor of English/Children's Literature
Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
Tenure-track position in Children's Literature. The faculty member will teach upper-division and graduate courses on a rotating basis; this position also includes regularly scheduled courses in General Studies composition and/or literature. (Base load is 12 hrs. a semester, with scholarly reassignment for those who qualify for a 9-hr. load.)
Required: PhD in English by August 2009. Experience teaching Children's Literature to English and Education majors. Evidence of or potential for publications in Children's Literature. Commitment to department service.
Preferred: Ability to teach occasional language courses (Grammar, Linguistics, History of the English Language) and/or Creative Writing courses. Ability to assume eventual responsibility for the Secondary School English pedagogy course, for which three years of grades 7-12 teaching experience in English/Language Arts is required. Experience/interest in online teaching.
Start Date: August, 2009. Competitive salary and benefits.
Applications received by March 1, 2009 will receive full consideration.
To apply visit http://employment.unk.edu - Complete the on-line Faculty Profile. Also attach to the profile a letter of application, vitae, and contact information for three professional references.
In addition arrange to have t
hree letters of recommendation sent to:
Children's Literature Search Committee
Department of English
University of Nebraska--Kearney
Kearney, NE 68849
For questions about the position: (308) 865-8293
For questions about the on-line application process: (308) 865-8655 or <employment(at)unk.edu> (replace (at) with @)
Contact: University of Nebraska at Kearney
Online App. Form: http://employment.unk.edu
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