Assistant Professor, English (Creative Writing/Fiction)
One-Year Temporary Appointment Rhode Island College
The English Department at Rhode Island College invites applications
for a one-year temporary Assistant Professor in Creative
Writing/Fiction to teach the department's creative writing
offerings in fiction, 200-level introduction to creative writing,
and general education literature and/or first-year writing courses.
The individual is expected to participate in the full range of
activities associated with a lively undergraduate and small
graduate creative writing program.
Founded in 1854, Rhode Island College is a distinctive regional
college personalizing education for undergraduate and graduate
students. The college serves approximately 9,000 undergraduate and
graduate students through its five schools: the Faculty of Arts and
Sciences, the Feinstein School of Education and Human Development,
the School of Business, the School of Nursing and the School of
The 180-acre campus is located in beautiful, historic
Providence, Rhode Island's capital, with excellent proximity to the
academic and cultural resources of Boston and New York City.
Required qualifications include: Ph.D. in English
with specialization in creative writing and college teaching in
creative writing workshops
Preferred qualifications: College teaching experience in
literature or freshman writing.
Application deadline: August 1, 2018.
For a full job description, which include additional
responsibilities and requirements for the position and application
procedures, see https://employment.ric.edu/.
Candidates must apply on-line, using Rhode Island College's
PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking system.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution
that values and is committed to inclusion and expanding the
diversity of its faculty and staff, the College invites members of
protected classes, including minorities and persons with
disabilities, to identify themselves as such at the time of