Auburn University's English Department invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Creative Writing-Poetry, secondary focus in Creative Nonfiction (start Fall 2020). Teaching load 2-2. Required: PhD or MFA in Creative Writing by August 16, 2020; strong writing, teaching, and academic background in poetry and creative nonfiction. Desired: strong publications, including book; successful teaching.
Apply at https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com. Provide cover letter (statement on advancing the department's commitment to diversity/inclusivity is welcome); CV; writing sample (30 pages); statement of teaching philosophy; contact information for three recommenders; transcripts (unofficial). Review of applications begins October 15, 2019. Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer.