Assistant Professor of English, Creative Writing (open genre), University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH, full-time, tenure-track position in Creative Writing (open genre), beginning August 1, 2019 (position number 84560); position contingent upon clearance and availability of funding. Duties and Responsibilities: teach M.A.- and Ph.D.-level courses in creative writing area(s) of specialization; teach introductory and upper division courses in literature, composition, and creative writing; student advising; publish in area(s) of specialization; participate in departmental and university service; other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in English or Creative Writing from a college or university of recognized standing (ABD will be considered, but all requirements for degree must be completed by August 2019); dissertation, thesis, and/or substantial publications in Creative Writing that engages with native Hawaiian, “Local” and/or other Hawai`i based subject matter; strong commitment to and evidence of excellence in teaching and service; and demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially. Desirable Qualifications: experience in teaching multiple genres; knowledge of and background in native Hawaiian, “Local” and/or other literatures of Hawai`i. Salary: commensurate with credentials and experience. To Apply: Applications should be sent through Interfolio at www.secure.interfolio.com/apply. Applicants should submit an initial letter of application, a CV, three letters of recommendation, and graduate transcripts through the link above (copies acceptable at time of application with original transcripts required upon hire). Additional materials such as a writing sample and teaching portfolio may be requested at a later stage in the search. Queries to S. Shankar, English Department Chair, engchair@hawaii.edu. To see the full ad go to the following link: http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/Jobs/NAdvert/29460/5090409/1/postdate/desc Continuous recruitment, application review begins: December 3rd, 2018.
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Honolulu, HI, USA