Brown University Department of Literary Arts invites applications for a Bonderman Assistant Professor of the Practice of Literary Arts, Poetry. This Bonderman Assistant Professorship is a one-year term appointment. Responsibilities include: teaching four courses per academic year: poetry workshops at either undergraduate or graduate level, literature courses, and/or electives in a related field, including but not limited to: literary or narrative theory, lyric essay, international literature, translation, digital language arts, film/video, hybrid genre, etc. The appointee will also be required to supervise undergraduate and/or graduate theses, and participate fully in the life of the department.
Qualifications must include: at least one published book and experience teaching undergraduate workshops in literary arts; experience working with graduate students is desirable.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, writing sample, and three letters of reference. We will begin reviewing applications on June 1st and continue until the position is filled, with a start date allowing for duties to commence as soon as the fall semester, 2019. Interviews will be by Skype.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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