fiction position: University of Indianapolis
- The English Department at the University of Indianapolis seeks candidates to fill a position of Assistant Professor with MFA and/or PhD to teach Creative Writing with a focus on Fiction Writing. This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position to begin August 2012.
The new assistant professor will be responsible for developing and instructing courses in creative writing and in his/her secondary critical specialty, as well as lower-division courses in literature or composition. We seek candidates who are dedicated to teaching and publication. All department faculty teach Freshman Composition and Introduction to Literature courses and teach 25 hours per academic year.
Qualifications: MFA and/or PhD to teach Creative Writing with a focus on fiction writing required. Additional desirable areas include ability to teach editing and publishing courses and incorporate service learning. The ideal candidate will have a record of publications in fiction, experience teaching fiction and other genres, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at all undergraduate levels.
Apply electronically at http://www.uindy.edu/visitors/hr
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.