position in creative nonfiction & minority lit: St. Lawrence Univ
- St. Lawrence University invites applications for a one-year, visiting position in creative non-fiction and minority American literatures. The successful candidate will teach both levels of our introductory and advanced creative non-fiction writing courses, and will also be expected to offer a literature survey in the candidate's area of specialty. Ability to offer coursework in early American literature is also desirable. Normal teaching load is three courses per semester. Preference will be given to candidates with Ph.D. and teaching experience. We encourage applications from candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic, theoretical, and national perspectives to bear on their writing and teaching. The successful candidate will join a department with a commitment to excellence in teaching, and to a program founded upon the essential relationship between creative expression and the study of literature.
Please send a letter of application, a c.v., and sample syllabi for two relevant courses to Dr. Sidney Sondergard, c/o Creative Non-Fiction/Americanist Search Committee, Department of English, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617. Review of Applications begins on March 10, 2011, and will continue until the position is filled.
St. Lawrence University, chartered in 1856, is an independent, private, coeducational institution of higher learning in New York State. For additional information, please visit SLU's homepage at http://www.stlawu.edu SLU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Postal Address: Dr. Sidney Sondergard
St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 13617
Email Address: sson(at)stlawu.edu
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