poetry lecturer sought: Columbia Univ
- Requisition Number: 0002669
Field(s) of Specialization: Writing Program: Poetry
Position Title: Lecturer in Discipline
Department: Arts, School of the (125)
Department Number: 125
Summary Description: The Writing Program in the School of the Arts announces a full-time position as Lecturer in Discipline to teach poetry in its undergraduate and graduate program, effective July 1, 2012. The initial appointment will be for 1 year with the possibility of renewal for 2 more years. Salary is commensurate with experience.
School/Institute/Unit: Arts and Sciences
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
All applicants MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered for the position. All candidates must have published at least one book with a nationally recognized press and have significant literary publications. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate an excellent record in the teaching of poetry.
Preferred Qualifications: Masters Degree or equivalent preferred. College level teaching experience preferred.
Additional Information: Columbia University School of the Arts offers Masters of Fine Arts Degrees in four disciplines: film, theatre, visual arts and writing, as well as an array of Masters of Arts degrees and undergraduate programs.
Posting Date: 12-22-2011
Closing Date: 03-05-2012
Special Instructions to Applicants: All applications must be made through Columbia University's online RAPS application system. On the RAPS site, please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a writing sample (12-15 pages) and a list of reference providers. (RAPS will accommodate uploads of maximum two (2) megabytes in size per document.)
Before uploading documents, applicants will be asked to input the name and a valid email address for each reference provider. The application to this position requires a minimum of three reference letters. The applicant may enable the RAPS system to generate an automatic email to the reference provider, requesting a letter of reference and offering a secure link to the RAPS website where the letter can be uploaded quickly and easily. Whenever possible, letters should be uploaded in the online system. If it is not possible to upload a letter of reference, please send the letter to:
Poetry Search Committee
415 Dodge Hall, MC 1804
New York, NY 10027
For questions about the RAPS application process, please contact Nona Russell, HR Manager in the School of the Arts: <njr1(at)columbia.edu>.
Proposed Start Date: 07-01-2012
EEO Statement Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
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Required Applicant Documents for Upload: Curriculum Vitae
List of References
Writing Sample/Publication 1
Optional Applicant Documents for Upload
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