Part-Time Lecturer (Creative Writing)


Salary: Depends on Qualifications
Job_Type: Part Time
Job_Number: 01776
Closing: Continuous
Location: Main Campus
Division: ACA

General Summary

The Department of English Language and Literature announces courses available for the Fall 2018 Semester.

The program anticipates that we may need instructors for Creative Writing 201, a general education course that introduces students to diverse genres in creative writing. Instructors are expected to introduce students to fiction and poetry as well as one other creative writing genre in the areas of performance writing, new media, or creative nonfiction.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Teaching may include a number of particular obligations which employees are expected to fulfill, including but not limited to: meeting with students during and outside of assigned classes, assessing student work and performance, preparing syllabi and course materials, providing copies of syllabi and course materials to their supervisor on request, and assigning and submitting grades in accordance with established Eastern Michigan University schedules and policies.

Perform related duties as required.

Qualifications

Successful applicants will have a graduate degree in creative writing, experience writing in more than one genre, and a publication and teaching history that demonstrates knowledge of the field of creative writing as an interdisciplinary pursuit.

Supplemental Information

Applicants should submit a complete application, including a letter of interest and CV (containing at least two references with contact information).

Official transcripts reflecting highest degree awarded should be sent to: Dr. Joseph Csicsila, Department of English Language and Literature, 612 Pray-Harrold, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI 48197.

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