editorial position: Bowling Green State Univ
- The English Department of Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for an instructor to serve as editor of the internationally recognized literary magazine Mid-American Review and instructor in Creative Writing. The initial appointment is for one year, with possibility of renewal. Duties include editing Mid-American Review; serving as faculty advisor to the undergraduate literary magazine Prairie Margins; teaching undergraduate course in Literary Editing and Publishing, graduate course in Creative Writing Desktop Publishing, and one additional course in Creative Writing; administering the annual Winter Wheat Festival of Writing. Qualifications: MA, MFA or Ph.D. by time of employment, experience in literary editing and editorial production, publications consistent with a writer of national reputation, evidence of outstanding teaching, experience in grant writing, event planning, and fundraising desirable. The starting date of employment is August 2012. Submit application materials to: Kristine Blair, Chair, English Department, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403. Complete application files should include: 1) a letter outlining qualifications relevant to this position; 2) a CV that includes a list of graduate courses taken and brief descriptions of courses taught; 3) a statement of editorial philosophy; 4) 20-page writing sample; 5) at least three current original letters of reference; 6) graduate and undergraduate transcripts. Application deadline: Postmarked by July 16, 2012. Final candidate(s) are required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment. BGSU is an EEO/AA Employer.