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    Illinois College. The English Department is now accepting applications for the newly-established Claridge Writer-in-Residence, a one-semester teaching position
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 7, 2008
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      Illinois College. The English Department is now accepting applications for
      the newly-established Claridge Writer-in-Residence, a one-semester teaching
      position in Creative Writing, for the fall semester 2008 (August 25-December 12)
      or spring semester 2009 (January 12-May 15). Primary responsibilities for the
      position include teaching an introductory-level multiple-genre creative writing
      class & an advanced writing workshop in a genre of choice.  The resident
      writer will also give two public readings, visit area schools, & work informally
      with student writers.  Beyond these duties, the position is intended to offer a
      productive writer ample opportunity to write. The ideal candidate for this
      position is a talented writer with publications in at least two genres, who is
      also an energetic, experienced teacher of writing.  A MFA or PhD in Creative
      Writing or English is required.  The salary for this one-semester teaching
      residency is $24,000 & partial benefits, including a furnished apartment. The
      application for the Claridge Writer-in-Residence should consist of a cover letter,
      a substantial writing sample (a dozen poems or twenty pages of prose from at
      least two works), a c.v., undergraduate & graduate transcripts, & three letters
      of recommendation.  The application should provide evidence of strong
      teaching. Send application materials to:  Professor Robert Koepp, English Department
      Chair, c/o Teresa Smith, Senior Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic
      Affairs, Illinois College, 1101 W. College Avenue, Jacksonville, IL  62650. 
      The English Department's review of applications will begin March 1, 2008 & will
      continue until the position is filled. Illinois College, a private, Phi Beta
      Kappa, liberal arts college located in Jacksonville, Illinois, is a dynamic
      academic community committed to teaching, scholarship & close collaboration
      between faculty & students. EOE.


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