Assistant Professor in English and Creative Writing (Fiction)

Department of English

Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing (Fiction)

Details:  The English Department of Bowling Green State University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English specializing in Creative Writing – Fiction.  The department offers both an MFA and a BFA in Creative Writing and is also home to the literary journal Mid-American Review

Qualifications:  Candidates must have an MFA or PhD in Creative Writing, or requirements for the degree completed by time of employment and demonstrated creative productivity through publication in top tier venues.  Teaching experience at the college level and experience engaging with diverse populations in teaching and research are preferred.

Application:  For an application to be considered complete, submit a cover letter; CV; transcript showing highest degree earned; statement of contributions to diversity and inclusion in higher education; three current (dated within the past year) letters of reference; writing sample of creative work (no more than thirty pages). For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply for this position, visit Background check and official transcripts required for employment. BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.

Applications must be received by 5:00 pm EDT on October 30, 2018