creative nonfiction position: Towson University
- Tenure-track appointment starting August 2013. Creative Non-Fiction Writing specialist. Sub-fields may include lyric essay, free-lance writing, editing, prose style, memoir, and/or rhetoric. Candidates must possess a demonstrated commitment to teaching and evidence of an active creative agenda, generally shown by a book or several significant journal publications. Three-course load each semester for initial three-year appointment; teaching load after this three-year period will be seven courses per year, with possible occasional course release for exceptional scholarly productivity, service, or teaching. MFA or Ph.D. in appropriate discipline must be conferred by time of appointment.
Applicants should submit an initial cover letter of application (addressed to Professor George Hahn, Department Chair) and CV online at the following Interfolio link:
Review of applications begins 9 November 2012. Candidates selected for the next stage of review will be contacted to send additional materials. (Regular mail submissions, if necessary, should be sent to: English Department, Towson University, 8000 York Rd., Towson, MD 21252-0001). Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. This position is contingent on the availability of funds at the time of hire.
Contact: Prof. George Hahn
Dept. of English
Online App. Form: https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/15531