fiction writer sought: Drake University
- Drake University seeks an outstanding teacher and active writer to teach courses in fiction writing. A secondary specialization in new media, genre fiction, or literature in translation is desirable.
Drake University values interdisciplinary research and teaching and seeks to attract candidates prepared to develop courses and programs that integrate classroom learning with learning that takes place outside the classroom. Three classes per semester, all undergraduate, including a First Year Seminar in fall term.
Candidates must have relevant teaching experience and a commitment to ongoing writing. PhD or MFA preferred, candidates in final stages of completing work on these degrees will be considered.
For December interview consideration, application review will begin October 15. Please send letter of application and c.v., including e-mail address (so we may acknowledge receipt) to Jody Swilky, Chair, Department of English, Drake University, Des Moines, IA 50311. E-mail inquiries to <jody.swilky(at)drake.edu> (replace (at) with @).
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