comp & creative writing job: Holy Family University
- Holy Family University, a comprehensive Catholic institution in Philadelphia, PA., invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Writing, beginning August 2012.
The position requires teaching in the university's first-year, undergraduate writing program, as well as courses in composition and, contingent upon availability, creative writing. The ideal candidate will have specialization and teaching experience in these areas, along with a track record of related research and publication. Candidates should have a commitment to support the mission of Holy Family University and possess excellent teaching skills, an active scholarly agenda and a willingness to participate in student advising and campus service. A Ph.D. in English or Composition/Rhetoric is required. Candidates with an MFA in Creative Writing (Fiction) will also be considered.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement about teaching and research interest, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Michael Markowitz, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences/Writing Faculty Search, Holy Family University, 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114. Materials may also be emailed to <awebster(at)holyfamily.edu>. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.