William and Mary

Assistant Professor of English (Creative Writing - Fiction)

The Department of English at William & Mary seeks applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level in creative writing. We are interested in individuals with publications and teaching expertise in fiction, with secondary expertise in creative nonfiction or screenwriting. Appointment will begin August 10, 2020. We are especially interested in candidates who can teach courses that fulfill the proposed COLL (general education) requirement in justice and equity.

Teaching expectation is two seminar/workshop-style courses per semester. Additional expectations include advising students and supervising senior honors projects, participation in running an annual series of readings by invited authors, and helping to organize and evaluate student writing competitions (including several annual scholarship programs).

Information on the degree programs in the Department of English may be found at https://www.wm.edu/as/english/index.php.

Apply at https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/36930.

Contact Information

Suzanne Raitt, Chair
William & Mary
P.O. Box 8795
Tucker Hall
Contact Phone: 
(757) 221-7483
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