Eastern Illinois University

Full-time instructor/annually-contracted position in Creative Writing, Fiction and/or Poetry.

Full-time instructor/annually-contracted position in Creative Writing, Fiction and/or Poetry.  Full benefits and possibility of renewal.  Active publication record and preparation for teaching creative writing at undergraduate and graduate levels required.  Successful candidate will be able to contribute to our two-year MA program, undergraduate major in creative writing, General Education curricula.  MFA or PhD by date of appointment. 

We seek an excellent teacher with wide interests and creative/scholarly promise. Other duties include limited departmental and university service.  Fall 2018 start.  Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required.  Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. To apply, please submit electronically a letter of application, curriculum vitae, letters of recommendation, writing sample, and official or unofficial transcripts to https://apply.interfolio.com/47205.  For additional information, please contact Dana Ringuette, Chair, English Department, at dringuette@eiu.edu.  Review of applications will begin December 15, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

Contact Information

Dana Ringuette, Chair
English
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Contact Phone: 
(217) 581-2428
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