Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

poetry writing position: Shippensburg Univ

Expand Messages
  • crwropps@aol.com
    Creative Writing-Poetry Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Tenure-track assistant professor in Creative Writing-Poetry, full-time appointment beginning
    Message 1 of 1 , Sep 23 5:45 AM
      Creative Writing-Poetry
      Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

      Tenure-track assistant professor in Creative Writing-Poetry, full-time appointment beginning August 2011. MFA or PhD from an accredited institution required by time of appointment. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to teaching, service, and professional activity including published poetry (preferably a book). The 4/4 course load will include creative writing, general education courses in composition and literature, and other courses in the English major depending on interest and expertise. Course reduction available for advising the student literary magazine.

      Submit letter of application and curriculum vita as email attachments (PDF or MSWord) to:

      Kim van Alkemade, Search Committee Chair, at
      <Kvalke(at)ship.edu> (replace (at) with @)

      Review of applications begins November 15, 2010. Three letters of reference, official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and a writing sample will be requested from selected candidates, and the committee may meet with these candidates at AWP. A successful on-campus interview is required and will include a demonstration of teaching effectiveness and a brief poetry reading. The search will continue until the position is filled.

      All candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. upon appointment. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. Evidence of a commitment to understanding diverse populations will be required as part of the on-campus interview. For more information about the Department of English and Shippensburg University, see www.ship.edu/english. Shippensburg University is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.
      Application Information
      Postal Address: Kim van Alkemade
      Department of English
      Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
      1871 Old Main Drive
      Shippensburg, PA 17257
      Email Address:
      <Kvalke(at)ship.edu> (replace (at) with @)
      kvalke@...



      [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.