creative writing position: Rowan University
- Assistant Professor, Creative Writing, Department of Writing Arts, College of Communication 10 month full-time, tenure track position
One full-time tenure-track faculty member with expertise and 3 years college-level teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: fiction, creative nonfiction, children's stories, or introductory creative writing.
M.A./M.F.A. required. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong record of prose publication, preferably at least one book, and preferably in more than one genre. Special consideration will be given to candidates with teaching experience on both the undergraduate and graduate levels, or in courses such as writing the novel, memoir or children's stories, or editing the literary journal.
Starting Date September 2011
The department's atmosphere reflects the invigorating environment at Rowan University which is a vibrant, comprehensive state institution with a present enrollment of over 11,000 students. The university is located in a suburban, residential setting in southern New Jersey and is less than 20 miles from Philadelphia.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
Candidates must submit a letter of application describing their qualifications and a current vita and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the address below by December 15, 2010.
Chair, Creative Writing Search Committee
201 Mullica Hill Rd.
Glassboro, NJ 08028