25 November 2006

Gettysburg College invites applications for a one-year appointment, beginning August 2007, for a creative writer who plans a career that involves college-level teaching, to teach three courses per semester (Introduction to College Writing and Introduction to Creative Writing, with an advanced course in the writer’s genre), as well as assist with departmental writing activities. Mentorship for teaching and assistance in professional development provided. M.A. or M.F.A., teaching experience, and literary magazine publication required. Competitive salary.

Gettysburg College is a highly selective liberal arts college located within 90 minutes of the Washington/Baltimore metropolitan area. Established in 1832, the College has a rich history and is situated on a 220-acre campus with an enrollment of over 2,500 students. Gettysburg College celebrates diversity and welcomes applications from members of any group that has been historically underrepresented in the American academy. The College assures equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, and disability.

To apply, send letter of application, c.v., the names of three references, and a 5-10 page writing sample to Prof. Kathryn Rhett, Department of English, Box 397, Gettysburg College, 300 N. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325, postmarked by January 23, 2007.

Application Information
Postal Address: Professor Kathryn Rhett
Department of English
Gettysburg College
300 North Washington Street
Box 397
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Phone: (717) 337-6750
Fax: (717) 337-8551
TDD: (717) 337-6833

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