asst prof sought in prose : U of New Haven
- The University of New Havenhas an opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English beginning fall semester 2011.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate would teach three to fourcourses a semester: composition, composition and literature, creative or applied writing,specialized literature. Other responsibilities include a program of scholarly activity, studentadvising, committee service, and participation in departmental activities.
A PhD in creative writing or an MFA in creative writing and a PHD inliterature are required; publications of creative prose writing are also required. Preferredcandidates would have a background in one or more of the other current needs of the department:critical theory; applied writing, e.g. business writing; literature.
A leader in experiential education, the University of New Haven provides itsstudents with a valuable combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-onprofessional training. Founded in 1920, UNH is a top-tier, private comprehensive university with an82-acre main campus as well as regional and international satellite campuses. The University enrollsapproximately 4,200 undergraduates and more than 1,700 graduate students. Through its four colleges,UNH offers more than 80 undergraduate degrees and over 25 graduate programs.
Review ofapplications will begin on December 1, 2010, and continue until the position is filled. Email coverletter, vita, and three references to:
Search Committee #10-69
University of NewHaven
300 Boston Post Road · West Haven, CT 06516
or via email to<hrdept(at)newhaven.edu> (electronic submission is preferred)
UNH is an Equal Opportunity,Affirmative Action Employer
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