Assistant Professor Opening in Creative Writing

The English Department at Linfield College invites applications for an approved tenure-track assistant professorship in creative writing beginning Fall 2017. Candidates must demonstrate a significant publication record and expertise in poetry and fiction. Expertise in other genres (literary journalism, drama, digital narrative, graphic narrative, etc.) welcome.  Candidates with experience in any of the following literatures encouraged to apply: Pacific Rim; African American; Latino/Latina; LGBTQ; Disability. 

Ph.D. or MFA in Creative Writing required by July 1, 2017. Download Full Position Description.
Applicants should submit a C.V. and cover letter to Dr. Barbara Kitt Seidman, department chairperson, at http://linfieldfaculty.applicantpool.com/jobs. Cover letters should explain one’s qualifications as well as undergraduate teaching philosophy and experience, current research interests, and ways the applicant’s teaching, scholarship and service will support Linfield’s mission of diversity and inclusion.