Assistant Professor of Writing


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

03/30/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School invites applications for a full-time one-year fixed term 60% proportional appointment with a concentration in Poetry in the Department of Literary Studies, beginning July 1, 2018.


Lang’s Literary Studies curriculum features workshops and discussion-based seminars to consider the written word from both creative and critical perspectives. Faculty utilize innovative methods to discover breadth and depth in texts, in writing assignments, and in the field as a whole.


Minimum qualifications: Candidates should have an MFA in hand, be an active poet with an appropriate record of publication and reputation in the field, and have demonstrated experience teaching in workshop and seminar formats.

The New School is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all its activities and programs, including employment and promotion. The New School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, creed, sex or gender (including gender identity and expression), pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, religious practices, mental or physical disability, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, veteran status, marital or partnership status, or any other legally protected status. The New School is committed to actively recruiting a diverse pool of applicants. We encourage candidates to apply who are from groups underrepresented in US higher education. All hiring is subject to Provost budgetary approval.


Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should apply through our online application system
 https://careers.newschool.edu/ and include: a cover letter describing experience and qualifications, a curriculum vitae, and a list of references. Please do not include additional materials at this time.


In addition to a dynamic and progressive work environment, The New School offers a competitive benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, retirement plans, flexible spending accounts and a tuition waiver. We encourage a healthy work/life balance and offer employee assistance services, health and well-being programs and over four weeks of vacation time per year.


Apply with us and discover the rewards and opportunities in working for a world-class, urban university.


Interested candidates must apply online at: https://careers.newschool.edu/postings/15650

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

https://careers.newschool.edu/postings/15650

In addition to a dynamic and progressive work environment, The New School offers a competitive benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, retirement plans, flexible spending accounts and a tuition waiver. We encourage a healthy work/life balance and offer employee assistance services, health and well-being programs and over four weeks of vacation time per year.


Apply with us and discover the rewards and opportunities in working for a world-class, urban university.


Interested candidates must apply online at: https://careers.newschool.edu/postings/15650


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