University of Minnesota Creative Writing Program

Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence

The Creative Writing MFA Program at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, is searching for an Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence. This two-year fellowship will rotate between genres, beginning with creative nonfiction for the 2020–22 cycle. This is a nine-month, academic year appointment beginning 8/31/20, with an annual salary of $45,000, and health insurance. The E-K Writer in Residence will teach two classes (graduate and undergraduate) per academic year, and will participate in program events and serve on committees.

For more information, and to apply for this position, please visit and search for Job ID 335826. Applications for the Edelstein-Keller Writer in Residence are due March 30, 2020. Please contact Holly Vanderhaar with questions ( 

Contact Information

Holly Vanderhaar, Program Coordinator
English/Creative Writing
207 Church St. S.E.
207 Lind Hall
Contact Phone: 
(612) 625-4360
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