fiction writing position: Stephen F. Austin State Univ
- Stephen F. Austin State University. Assistant Professor of Creative Writing. The Department of English & the BFA program at Stephen F. Austin State University seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, with a specialization in fiction & a strong secondary strength in creative nonfiction or poetry. The successful candidate will have an MFA or PhD in Creative Writing by time of appointment, a record of substantial publication, & demonstrated teaching excellence. We are looking for candidates with the ability to teach a variety of courses, from freshman composition to advanced or graduate courses in Creative Writing. The successful candidate will have the ability to supervise creative theses on the BFA & MA levels; the ability to teach introductory film courses & literature, with particular interest in American multicultural literatures, is highly preferred. Experience in teaching freshman composition is essential. The standard load is 4-4 with opportunities for research & service-related reductions. SFASU is a comprehensive university with an enrollment of more than 12,000 students, located in the East Texas Piney Woods region. Candidates must apply via the SFASU online application system. Please submit letter of application & CV at: <https://careers.sfasu.edu>. Send copies of transcripts, three current letters of recommendation, & a 25-page creative writing sample directly to: Dr. Mark Sanders, Chair, Department of English, Stephen F. Austin State University, PO Box 13007, SFA Station; Nacogdoches, TX 75962-3007.Review of applications begins January 20; position open until filled.
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