poet sought: Iowa Writers' Workshop
- Poetry: The Iowa Writers' Workshop seeks a poet of national prominence for a position on its permanent faculty in poetry, at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Candidates should have a distinguished record of book publication and substantial experience teaching poetry, preferably at the graduate level. Genuine interest in the work of student writers is essential. We will consider splitting the position: two individuals each at half-time. Start date is Fall, 2012. Qualified candidates should apply online at http://jobs.uiowa.edu (Requisition #59973) with a curriculum vitae, a letter of application, a brief writing sample, and the names and contact information of three references. The application deadline is November 15, 2011. The Iowa Writers' Workshop and the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity. The University of Iowa is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.