chair in creative writing: U of Nebraska Kearney
Department of English, University of Nebraska at Kearney
This is a non-tenure track special appointment for a five-year term at the Assistant or Associate level.
Teach 2/2 load of classes in creative writing and in area of scholarship.
Required: MFA, PhD, or comparable experience required. Publication of known and appreciated work in creative writing, preferably poetry. Demonstrated success in undergraduate and/or graduate teaching necessary.
Preferred: Successful applicant should be able to contribute to the educational traditions of the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Start Date: August, 2013. Competitive salary and benefits.
Application deadline January 21, 2013.
To apply, visit http://unkemployment.unk.edu and follow instructions to complete the on-line Faculty Application.
In addition attach a cover letter, vita, and contact information for at least three references to the on-line application.
Also, arrange to have three professional letters of reference mailed to:
Chair, Search Committee
Department of English
University of Nebraska-Kearney
Kearney, NE 68849
Direct questions about the position to: (308) 865-8299
Direct questions about the application process to: (308) 865-8655 or employment(at)unk.edu