visiting asst prof in cw: Washington College
- The Washington College English department seeks candidates for a three-semester appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor of English, with specialization in creative writing. The successful candidate will begin teaching in January 2012 and continue through the 2012-13 academic year. A Ph.D. or M.F.A. in English or Creative Writing is required; evidence of teaching excellence on the college level and significant publication are expected. This position involves teaching a 3/3 load including introductory and advanced writing and literature courses and an advanced non-fiction writing workshop. Salary is competitive.
Washington College, home to a vibrant literary community, is located in historic Chestertown on Maryland's Eastern Shore, enrolls approximately 1450 students, and is within easy driving distance to Washington D. C., Philadelphia, and Baltimore. Applicants can learn more about the College at www.washcoll.edu and more about the English department, the creative writing minor, the Sophie Kerr Series and Prize, and the Rose O'Neill Literary House athttp://english.washcoll.edu/
Application Process: Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript and a writing sample through our online portal Consensus, athttps://highereddecisions.com/wcm/cur rent_vacancies.asp. If you have more than one document you would like to include under "Other Documentation," please combine into one Word (.doc) or PDF file and upload under "Attach Other Document." Three letters of recommendation should be sent via post or email to Dr. Kathryn Moncrief, Chair, Department of English, Washington College, 300 Washington Avenue, Chestertown, MD 21620-1197. Telephone: (410) 778-7879; Fax: 410-810-7132; e-mail: <kmoncrief2(at)washcoll.edu> (replace (at) with @ in sending e-mail).
Applications received by Oct. 1, 2011 will receive priority; review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Washington College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Online App. Form:
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