Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Creative Writing/Poetry)

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Job Title: Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Creative Writing/Poetry)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46366
Department Department of EnglishEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: The Florida State University English Department invites applications for an assistant professor in creative writing/poetry to begin Fall 2020.

Teaching assignment 2/2, including one graduate course per year.Qualifications MFA or Doctoral degree from an accredited institution (or the highest degree appropriate) in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, service, and publication.Preferred At least one book published with nationally recognized press is preferred.

The English Department is dedicated to the FSU strategic plan on Diversity and Inclusion. Therefore, priority will be given, first, to candidates with a commitment to creating a pipeline for diverse students beyond the department/institution; and, second, to candidates with experience incorporating diverse and inclusive practices into their pedagogy.Other Information We will begin considering applications immediately. The deadline for applications is November 1. Initial interviews will be by Skype.Contact Info Questions should be directed to:
CRW/Poetry Search Committee
Department of English
[email protected] Salary Range Competitive salary.Pay Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

A cover letter and dossier (CV, teaching philosophy, evidence of effective teaching, writing sample, names and contact information for three recommenders) should be included as a single PDF.Request Letters of Reference This position requires that you have three confidential professional letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf. Follow the steps below to request these letters through our system:

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Posted: 9/26/2019
Application Due: 11/3/2019
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