We are seeking a visiting assistant professor for a three-quarter time position in creative writing with an emphasis on poetry. The position was held for a number of years by one person, who recently retired; with the right person in the job we see no reason for that situation not to continue. Ability to teach in some area of American literature is a plus. Requirements include strong teaching experience, publications, and an MFA or PhD by September 2006. Health insurance and other benefits included. Located in the scenic Allegheney region of northwestern Pennsylvania, the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford is a small college dedicated to high-quality teaching with an emphasis on interdisciplinary and collaborative learning. Through its association with the University of Pittsburgh, Pitt-Bradford offers an extraordinary range of resources for teaching and faculty development. Send CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a writing sample by March 31 to Nancy McCabe, Communications and the Arts, Univ. of Pittsburgh at Bradford, 300 Campus Drive, Bradford, PA 16701. For more information, visit http://www.upb.pitt.edu/offices_services/human_resources/opportunities.htm. See also our ad for a tenure-track position in composition and rhetoric. AA/EOE employer. Couples with credentials for both positions are encouraged to apply.
Visiting Assistant Professor in Creative Writing (Poetry)