Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor of Creative Writing

Miami University, Hamilton Campus
Ohio, United States
Commensurate with experience
Feb 02, 2018
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor of Creative Writing, beginning Fall 2018. Miami University Regionals (MUR) are open admissions campuses with a liberal arts curriculum. We offer associate and bachelor’s degrees, including a Bachelor of Arts in English Studies, as well as pathways to degree programs at Miami University’s Oxford campus.  Teaching will include online and face-to-face sections of Introduction to Creative Writing as well as First-Year Composition and Advanced Composition courses. Experience with online teaching is strongly desired. The successful candidate will have opportunities to advise students and engage in professional, institutional, or community service. 


Require:  PhD or MFA in English (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor) or Master’s in English (for appointment as Instructor).  


Desire:  Experience with online teaching is strongly desired. 


Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and evidence of teaching effectiveness to  Please note: evidence of teaching effectiveness can include course evaluations, teaching philosophy, and/or sample activities). Inquiries may be directed to Theresa Kulbaga at  Screening of applications will begin February 23, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. 


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