Indiana University of Pennsylvania, English
Assistant Professor of English
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|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Position: The Department of English at Indiana University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2014. We seek a teacher-scholar with demonstrated commitment to composition or closely related fields who will contribute to our growing Writing Studies Track.
Qualifications: PhD in English or closely related discipline required by time of employment. Expertise and teaching experience in professional and creative writing preferred.
Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in composition and in the Writing Studies Track; advise students in undergraduate programs; engage in a range of scholarly work, including creative, professional, and academic publishing; and participate in related university and community services. We are especially interested in candidates who can assist the Department Internship Coordinator. Candidates must communicate effectively and perform well during the interview(s).
How to Apply: Visit www.iup.edu/employment to apply through our on-line application system. Application materials include a letter of application, CV, three current letters of recommendation, copies of transcripts (official transcripts required before hiring), a scholarly, professional, or creative writing sample (no more than 20 pages), and a one-page statement of teaching philosophy.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by November 15, 2013 will receive fullest consideration.
Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. IUP is an equal opportunity employer M/F/H/V and a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
For more information about IUP, visit our website at www.iup.edu.
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