fiction position: Pittsburg State
- Pittsburg State University (Pittsburg, KS)
Assistant Professor of English, starting August 15, 2012. To teach four courses/semester: fiction writing, craft of fiction, introduction to creative writing, literature, and composition.
Required: M.F.A. in creative writing, or doctorate in English or related area with creative dissertation; one published novel or book of short stories; expertise in Contemporary American fiction; college-level teaching experience.
Preferred: Story publications in respected journals; experience with literary magazine production; participation in arrangements for visiting writers series. Salary: $42,500. Mail vita, letter of application, portfolio of sample publications, dossier (including three recent letters of reference and transcripts), to Dr. Celia Patterson, Chair, English Department, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS 66762.
E-mail (queries only; no applications, please): <engl(at_pittstate.edu> (replace (at) with @); Website: http://www.pittstate.edu/department/english/index.dot . Criminal background check required. Screening begins October 28 and continues until position is filled. For more information:
Deadline: review begins Oct. 28