Search for University Jobs in Humanities

Job ID: 185159

Visiting Assistant Professor
University of North Texas


Date Posted May 6, 2022
Title Visiting Assistant Professor
University University of North Texas
Denton, TX, United States
Department UNT-English-121600
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Visiting Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • English
 
 

Department Summary
The Department of English strives to promote a greater understanding of literature and culture; to add to literary tradition by fostering new works of poetry, fiction and nonfiction; to innovate in writing instruction; and to investigate the history of persuasive writing. Ours is diverse faculty, committed to teaching and mentoring students from UNT’s rapidly changing student demographic.
UNT has a highly diverse campus with a wide range of languages spoken in addition to English. We welcome candidates who have experience with HSI/MSIs and/or who speak Spanish, Vietnamese, American Sign Language, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin and other variations), Arabic, Tagalog, Farsi, French, or/and Yoruba.

Position Summary
Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, Poetry. The successful candidate will teach a 3/3 load, including introductory poetry workshops and undergraduate courses in the First Year Writing program. Some mentoring at the graduate level is also expected.

Minimum Qualifications
Significant publication record in poetry, including a book. M.F.A. or Ph.D. in creative writing, and teaching experience required.

Preferred Qualifications
Candidate should be prepared to teach first year writing, upper-division poetry workshops and advise graduate students. Preparedness to teach at a Minority-Serving and Hispanic-Serving institution, and evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom.


 
Please reference AcademicKeys.com in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.
 
 

Contact Information

 
Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.

 

Refer this job to a friend or colleague!



New Search | Previous