Visiting Lecturer in Creative Writing (Fiction)

Indiana University in Indiana

Deadline March 24, 2014
Date Posted February 13, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Creative Writing: Indiana University seeks a 2-Year Visiting Lecturer in Creative Writing (Fiction) to teach graduate and undergraduate workshops, as well as contemporary fiction courses. Expertise in African-American, Asian-American, Latino, and/or Anglophone African-Caribbean Literature is desirable. Ours is a highly ranked program with a national reputation for diversity among its faculty and students. We also have a joint interdepartmental MA/MFA in creative writing and African American and African Diaspora Studies. Appointment to begin Fall 2014. At least one book, an MFA in Creative Writing or comparable degree, and teaching experience required. 2/2 annual teaching load plus thesis advising. Letters of application, current C.V., and a 20-page writing sample should be submitted to by March 24th. All other inquiries should be addressed to Samrat Upadhyay, Chair, Creative Writing Search Committee at or to: Department of English, Ballantine 442, 1020 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405. Finalists will be interviewed via Skype. Indiana University is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer and has a strong commitment to achieving excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages applications from women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.

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