Assistant Professor, General Faculty (visiting, part-time)

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Apr 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Professor, General Faculty (visiting, part-time)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of English

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 04-26-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of English, Creative Writing, at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a part-time, one-semester visiting Assistant Professorship-General Faculty. The appointment begins July 25, 2017. A strong background in contemporary poetry, teaching experience and an MFA are required. At least one published book is required. The department will select a candidate who can contribute, through research, teaching, and service, to the diversity and excellence of a well-established academic community (http://creativewriting.virginia.edu). The candidate will be responsible for teaching one course in Fall 2017, an undergraduate workshop at the intermediate level, and for advising graduate students.

To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVA (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV and a statement of teaching philosophy (attach statement of teaching philosophy to Cover Letter). Search on posting 0620735. Review of applicants will begin on April 28, 2017.

Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to: Stacey Trader, slt5v@virginia.edu

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative employer. Women, minorities, Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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