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University of San Francisco

Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Creative Nonfiction, MFA in Writing Program

Department: Arts & Sciences

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Summary: The MFA in Writing Program at the University of San Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track position in creative nonfiction at the Assistant Professor level to begin Fall 2013. Job Responsibilities: The teaching requirement is two courses per semester; typically three of these four courses are in the graduate program (workshop or craft seminar) and one in the undergraduate creative writing program. Administrative responsibilities include serving as coordinator for nonfiction MFA curriculum and performing duties related to admissions and thesis approval.

Minimum Qualifications: Qualifications include an MFA or PhD with creative dissertation, demonstrated expertise in teaching in the genre (preferably at the graduate level), and an ability to contribute to an innovative, expanding writing program. Candidates must have a strong publication record, with at least one book of creative nonfiction. Special interests, such as teaching ethnic literature or teaching in a second genre, are encouraged.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://apptrkr.com/269876

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The University of San Francisco is an equal opportunity institution of higher education. As a matter of policy, the University does not discriminate in employment, educational services and academic programs on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities under the law. jeid-dfda499a2431f83e8b0844c67f403e5b

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San Francisco, CA 94117

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