University of North Texas - Visiting Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Jun 28, 2017
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Four-Year Institution
The Department of English at the University of North Texas invites applications for a one-yearVisiting Assistant/Associate/Full professor of fiction to join a thriving creative writing Ph.D./M.A. program with a strong scholarly emphasis for the 2017-2018 academic year. An advanced associate or full professor is strongly preferred. The successful candidate will typically teach a 2/2 load including graduate and undergraduate workshops, and will supervise graduate students' theses and dissertations. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. Demonstrable excellence in teaching and an ability to teach Form and Theory of Fiction are required. Applicants should have a significant publication record, two books minimum. An M.F.A. or Ph.D. is required.