Archive for November 3rd, 2008

Robert Frost Fellowship in Poetry

3 November 2008

Middlebury College seeks a poet with an M.F.A. degree and at least one published book to reside in Robert Frost’s Homer Noble Farmhouse in Ripton, Vermont, to teach two courses and advise undergraduate poetry projects during the academic year, and to teach one course during the summer at either the Bread Loaf School of English or the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. The fellowship, renewable for up to three years, will begin in September 2009.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation (at least two of which speak to teaching ability) to Professor Brett Millier, Department of English and American Literatures, Axinn Center, 15 Old Chapel Road, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont 05753. Review of applications will begin November 21, and will end when the position is filled. Middlebury College is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse faculty to complement the increasing diversity of its student body.

California Institute of the Arts Faculty Opening

3 November 2008

(Fiction and/or Creative Non-Fiction)

The MFA Writing Program, based in the School of Critical Studies at California Institute of the Arts, invites applications for a regular faculty position (two courses per semester) in fiction and/or creative non-fiction. We seek a writer with teaching experience and significant publications who will contribute to the program’s unconventional, non-tracking curriculum and who will encourage an experimental creative practice informed by critical perspectives. CalArts is a private, accredited visual and performing arts college located in Valencia, California, serving a community of approximately 1300 undergraduate and graduate students and is committed to fostering a diverse artistic/educational environment.

Please send vitae, samples of published work, three letters of reference, and letter of interest to:

Dean, School of Critical Studies
Attn: MFA Faculty Position
24700 McBean Parkway,
Valencia, CA 91355

Application deadline is Monday, January 5, 2009.