English: Creative Writing, part-time

Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
Rock Island, Illinois
Jun 05, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

English/Creative Writing -Augustana College, Rock Island, IL  invites applications for a part-time instructor in Creative Writing to teach poetry writing and first-year composition, beginning in the fall of 2017 (August 2017).  MFA, MA with creative writing concentration, or PhD required.  Questions about this posting should be directed to Meg Gillette, Chair, Department of English, at MegGillette@Augustana.edu Review of applications will begin immediately.
Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of approximately 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded 115-acre campus.  Rock Island, Illinois is one of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents about three hours west of Chicago and 45 minutes east of Iowa City, home of the University of Iowa.

A complete application will include the following:

  • letter of application
  • curriculum vitae
  • a copy of graduate transcripts
  • 2 reference names and contact information

Application materials can be mailed to:           

Meg Gillette, Chair

Department of English
C/O Augustana College
639 – 38th Street,
Rock Island, IL  61201
or submit materials via email to meggillette@augustana.edu

Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds.  We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed. 

Review of applications will begin immediately, until filled.