The English Department at Binghamton University invites applications for a Poet at the advanced assistant or associate professor level. The candidate should have at least one published book of poetry and a significant number of journal publications. This position will entail teaching primarily poetry workshops at the undergraduate and graduate level, though the ability to also teach the study and craft of poetry is preferred. The candidate will administer the creative writing program within the English department and should have appropriate administrative experience. While not required, experience in teaching and publications in fiction and creative non-fiction are preferred.
Send application materials by November 21. Application files should include a letter outlining qualifications for this position: a CV; a dossier including names and contact information of at least three references; and a copy of your most recent book of poetry. Send application materials to http://binghamton.interviewexchange.com. Send a copy of your book to:
Department of English
(Attn: Poetry Search)
Binghamton University, SUNY
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
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