POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Assistant Professor of Practice (Fiction Writing)
Department of English
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position/Rank: Assistant Professor of Practice (non tenure track), term, variable time appointment.

Duties: Teach undergraduate fiction classes, graduate workshops and seminars in fiction, and Core Curriculum Introduction to Creative Writing classes.

Qualifications: Completed MFA in fiction. Experience teaching creative writing classes, especially in fiction, and preferably at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Preference given to candidates with published or accepted book of fiction.

Effective Date of Employment: August 16, 2018.

Application Deadline: July 20, 2018, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Send letter of application, current CV, and names of three references to:

Professor David Anthony, Chair
Department of English
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1000 Faner Drive, Mail Code 4503
Carbondale, IL 62901

Email: davidant@siu.edu

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.