The University of Miami, Department of English is seeking a VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/POET for Fall 2011-Spring 2012. This is a one year non-renewable position to teach two courses in poetry writing each semester and direct MFA theses. An MFA in creative writing and one published book of poetry are required. Two years teaching experience at the undergraduate or graduate levels are highly preferred. Salary is competitive. Please send an introductory letter and CV to Patrick McCarthy, Chair, Dept. of English, University of Miami, PO Box 248145-4632, Coral Gables, FL 33124. Applications received by December 10, 2010 will be assured consideration. Interviews will be held at AWP. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Miami is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.