English - Full-Time, Non-Tenure-Track, Artist in Residence

Edmond, Oklahoma County
Jan 15, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Effective Date: August 2014
Requisition Number: A001021

Position Summary: The Department of English invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track appointment as a Writer in Residence for the 2014-15 academic year. We are seeking an individual with a strong publication record in fiction and creative nonfiction who has demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level.

Duties and Responsibilities: The teaching load is two courses per semester, including upper-division and graduate courses in fiction and creative nonfiction as well as introductory Creative Writing classes. Other responsibilities include service on master's thesis committees in Creative Writing and participation in co-curricular activities in support of the Creative Writing Program.

Minimum Qualifications: M.F.A. in Creative Writing or M.A. or Ph.D. in English or Creative Writing required; strong record of publication required.

Preferred/Required Documents: On-line Faculty Application with Cover Letter, C.V., List of Three Professional References, Transcripts for All Degrees Earned, and 20-25 pp. Writing Sample (Other Doc) attached is required.

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The College of Liberal Arts currently has 113 full-time and 152 part-time faculty in 8 academic departments. The College serves the University's Core Curriculum programs and enrolls more than 2,850 undergraduate students and more than 300 graduate students in 34 undergraduate and 17 graduate majors. For further information see our website at: http://www.uco.edu/la