fiction prof sought: Lee University
- The Department of English and Modern Foreign Languages announces an opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Creative Writing with an emphasis in Fiction Writing. The position begins August 1, 2012. Application deadline is December 15, 2011.
The department is seeking a faculty member committed to excellence in teaching and to integrating faith and learning on a Christian liberal arts campus. This position requires a terminal degree and will include teaching, service, and scholarship responsibilities. The successful candidate will teach 4 courses per semester with the teaching load evenly divided between creative writing courses for writing majors and first-year writing courses for general core students. Candidates should have demonstrated interest and ability in mentoring student writers and will be expected to help develop and participate in extracurricular activities that enrich the curriculum for writing majors. The department is looking for an energetic and imaginative candidate who can make strong contributions to a growing writing major.
The application is available on the Lee University website at http://employees.leeuniversity.edu/
The application and all materials indicated on the application should be sent to Dr. Jean Eledge, Chair, Department of English and Modern Foreign Languages, Lee University, P.O. Box 3450, Cleveland, TN 37320-3450 or <jeledge(at)leeuniversity.edu> (replace (at) with @ in sending email). Lee University is a Christ-centered liberal arts university affiliated with the Church of God.