University Human Resource Services

Assistant Professor/Creative Nonfiction, Department of English

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014.  

Responsibilities:  teach and develop a wide range of undergraduate and graduate creative writing courses, particularly in creative nonfiction; publish creative nonfiction. 

Minimum qualifications:  earned MFA or PhD in creative writing by August 1, 2014; significant record of publication in creative nonfiction; record of effective teaching at the college or university level.  

Preferred qualifications:  published book of creative nonfiction; record of effective teaching of creative nonfiction at the college or university level; experience developing and teaching online courses; record of publication in poetry; record of effective teaching of poetry writing at the college or university level; experience in creative writing program administration.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and copies of graduate transcripts as PDF or MSWord attachments to:  engsearch@bsu.edu or by mail to:  

Mark Neely, Chair 
Tenure-Track Creative 
Writing Search Committee 
Department of English 
Ball State University 
Muncie, IN  47306  
Fax:  765-285-3765  

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled. www.bsu.edu/english/creativewriting

The Department of English seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.  

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.

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