CUNY Associate or Full Professor - Creative Writing (Tenure-Track) in Brooklyn, New York

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Department of English invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in the teaching of the craft of fiction, both in the Master of Fine Arts in Fiction program and in the undergraduate B.F.A. Candidates should be familiar with the expanded canon and in teaching a diversity of approaches, including experimental fiction. We are particularly interested in applicants whose work reflects an interest in inter-cultural contacts/conflicts/reconciliations.

QUALIFICATIONS

M.F.A. and a record of publication commensurate with the rank of associate or full professor, and at least three years of teaching experience at the M.F.A. level.

COMPENSATION

Salary commensurate with education and experience. All appointments are subject to financial availability.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY

STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now" To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below. Applicants should upload their cover letter, curriculum vitae and supporting documentation (published story or novel chapter) in doc, pdf or rft format.

STEP TWO - Go to: http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/hrref/ All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references.

Please visit the link above and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically email your references a request to submit a letter of recommendation via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE

Review of applications will begin January 9, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Brooklyn College

Job Title: Associate or Full Professor - Creative Writing (Tenure-Track)

Job ID: 15999

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular