fiction lecturer position: Cal Poly Obispo
Requisition Number 102777
Position Title Lecturer AY
Job Posting Title Lecturer AY (full-time)
Regular / Temporary Temporary
Working Title Full-Time Lecturer in English
Appointment Duration / End Date: 9/16/13 - 6/14/14
College / Division CLA-College of Liberal Arts
Position Description ENGLISH - Full-time Lecturer in the English Department at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, to begin September 16, 2013. One year appointment with the possibility of an extension to a second year. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Duties and responsibilities include teaching two junior-level classes in fiction writing each term as well as freshman composition. M.F.A. in creative writing required; Ph.D. in creative writing strongly preferred. Successful teaching record in both fiction writing and composition courses as well as a publication record of fiction in national journals and/or magazines required.
Required Qualifications / Specialized Skills M.F.A. in creative writing, successful teaching record in both fiction writing and composition courses, as well as a publication record of fiction in national journals and/or magazines are required.
Preferred Qualifications / Skills Ph.D. in creative writing strongly preferred.
Special Conditions (Staff) The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
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Job Open Date 03-04-2013
Job Close Date
Review Begin Date 04-15-2013
How to Apply Complete online faculty application at WWW.CALPOLYJOBS.ORG and submit it to Requisition #102777. Please attach to your electronic application a cover letter, vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and writing sample of published fiction. Three letters of recommendation and transcripts showing highest degree may be mailed to Kathryn Rummell, Chair, English Department, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0322 (specify Requisition #102777 on all documents mailed). Official transcripts will be required of finalists. REVIEW BEGIN DATE: April 15, 2013.
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Department Information (Faculty) The English Department, within the College of Liberal Arts, offers an English minor, a BA in English with optional creative writing emphasis, an MA in literature, as well as a single subject teacher credential program and technical communication and TESL certificate programs. For more information about the department, please cons