assistant professor of creative writing sought
- Waldorf College is seeking a permanent, full-time Assistant Professor of Creative Writing to direct the Creative Writing major; teach techniques and workshop courses in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction; and mentor thesis writers. A 4/4 teaching load will also include first-year composition and introduction to literature, as well as serving as advisor for the student editorial staff of the annual fine arts magazine.
MFA or Ph.D.
Publications in two or more genres
A commitment to student-centered teaching
Additional interest in online program development preferred
Waldorf College's small class sizes are excellent for workshop experiences. Additional opportunities are available to instruct online or residential classes during the May and summer terms.
Waldorf College offers a fully-insured health/prescription plan, life and long-term disability insurance and a 401k plan. In addition, employees may opt to participate in group plans for dental, vision, voluntary life, identity protection and supplemental insurance.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of application addressing the qualifications above, CV, three letters of recommendation, copy of graduate transcript (unofficial accepted), and a ten-page writing sample to contact listed below.
Postal Address: Dr. Scott Searcy
Academic Affairs Office
106 S. 6th St.
Forest City, IA 50436
Online App. Form: http://www.waldorf.edu/employment
Email Address: academicaffairsATwaldorfDOTedu