Archive for November 6th, 2007

Kennesaw State University Job

6 November 2007

Kennesaw State University invites applications for a nine- month, tenure-track assistant professor to teach specifically courses in fiction writing for the MA in Professional Writing Program & undergraduate fiction- writing courses as well as other courses depending on the new hire’s interests & other expertise. The Department has 60 full-time faculty members, seventeen of whom also teach in the MAPW Program. The program offers concentrations in applied writing, composition/ rhetoric, & creative writing. The candidate selected will be expected to have either an MFA in Creative Writing or PhD in English (ABDs will be considered); a strong record of teaching; & at least one novel or collection of short stories that has been published or that is in press. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, applications must be postmarked by November 15. For a full description of this position & application procedures go to:

Buffalo State College

6 November 2007

English – Creative Writing Assistant Professor

Buffalo State College, tenure-track assistant professor, English Department, to begin September 2008. Salary is competitive.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in creative writing and general education, advise students in new writing major. Engage in academic or applied research and/or creative work. Contribute to general education and/or honors program and to service mission of college.

Required Qualifications: M.F.A., Ph.D., or related degree in appropriate field (creative writing or English preferred). Significant publications in fiction and/or creative nonfiction. Ability to teach multiple genres. Commitment to mission, vision, and values of college.

Preferred Qualifications: Publication of at least one book through a reputable press. College-level teaching experience. Expertise in composition/rhetorical theory.

Applications must be received on or before November 30, 2007. Specify line #21439 and send letter of application, CV, and contact information for 3 professional references to: English Department Chair, Buffalo State College, Ketchum Hall 326, 1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14222-1095. Electronic submissions are preferred and may be submitted to

Application Information

Postal Address:
English Department Chair
English Department
Buffalo State College
Ketchum Hall 326
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Email Address: