poet-in-residence position: Columbia College Chicago
- Elma Stuckey Liberal Arts & Sciences Emerging Poet-in-Residence
Department of English
Columbia College Chicago
Columbia College Chicago is an urban institution of over 12,000
undergraduate and graduate students emphasizing arts, media, and
communications in a liberal arts setting.
The Department of English is seeking candidates for the position of the
Elma Stuckey Liberal Arts and Sciences Emerging Poet-in-Residence.
Two-year position starts August 2011. Poets from underrepresented
communities and/or those who bring diverse cultural, ethnic, and
national perspectives to their writing and teaching are particularly
encouraged to apply.
Successful candidate will teach, give a public reading, advise a
student-curated reading series, and possibly supervise a small number
of graduate theses.
Qualified candidates will have received an MFA in poetry or PhD in
English (with creative dissertation) or other relevant terminal degree
in past five years, demonstrate experience and excellence in
college-level teaching, and have strong record of publication in
national literary magazines. Salary: $30,000; health benefits only.
EXTENDED Deadline for applications is March 1, 2011. To view the
complete job listing and apply online, please visit our website at:
https://employment.colum.edu (job opening ID 100101).
Columbia College Chicago is committed to diversity in its faculty. This
includes, but is not limited to, diversity of race, gender, generation,
geography and diversity of training and professional background.
Columbia College Chicago encourages female, GLBTQ, disabled,
international, and minority classified individuals to apply for all
positions. For more information, visit our website at: www.colum.edu