Assistant Professor, Creative Writing

Bahamas, North America
Jan 26, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Teaching creative writing and college composition up to the bachelor degree level; • Participating in curriculum review, revision and design; • Developing and participating in departmental projects; • Contributing to the development of teaching materials; • Engaging in creative writing with the potential for scholarly publication; • Serving on departmental, School and college-wide committees. QUALIFICATIONS: • An earned MFA or PhD in Creative Writing from an accredited institution; • Excellent tertiary-level teaching experience; • Evidence of scholarly research and publications. SALARY GRADES: TM – Master’s Degree $37,660 - $63,310 TD - Doctoral Degree $42,160 - $71,410 APPLICATION DEADLINE: 14 February 2014 APPLICATION INFORMATION Applicants should send the following: • A completed College of The Bahamas Application for Employment Form (; • A letter of interest (highlighting work experience and accomplishments relevant to the position); • An up-to-date curriculum vitae or resume; • Teaching philosophy statement; • Evidence of excellence in teaching; • Evidence of research and scholarship; • Unofficial transcripts (official transcripts needed for employment); and • At least three confidential, professional references. Applications will NOT be considered without the complete package. * The electronic submittal of all application materials is strongly encouraged. Please send via email as an attachment to Email Address: MAILING ADDRESS: The College of The Bahamas Human Resources Department P. O. Box N-4912 Poinciana Drive & Thompson Boulevard Nassau, The Bahamas Attention: Ms. Renée Mayers Associate Vice President, Human Resources OR