The University of Toledo Department of English Languages and
Literature invites applications for an instructional position in
Creative Writing to begin Fall Semester 2017. The position is
a one-year non-tenure-track visiting assistant professor
appointment, renewable for two subsequent years, contingent upon
satisfactory performance and instructional need. The visiting
assistant professor will teach a 4/4 load per academic year of
introductory and advanced courses in creative writing, and other
courses as assigned. Specialization in poetry or creative
nonfiction preferred, but the search is open to all
disciplines. MFA in Creative Writing or PhD in English with a
Creative Writing specialty by the time of appointment.
Publication record and experience teaching creative writing
preferred. Candidates must apply at https://jobs.utoledo.edu with a
letter of application addressed to Search Committee Chair Sara
Lundquist, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a
representative published or unpublished creative work. Three
letters of recommendation must be submitted to EnglishDept@utoledo.edu. The
search committee will begin reviewing applications starting July
15; applications will be accepted until the position is
filled. Interviews will be conducted via Skype.
Questions may be addressed to Sara Lundquist, email@example.com.
The University of Toledo is an AA/EO employer.