The Program in Creative Writing at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University is seeking distinguished writers for a potential part-time opening teaching undergraduate workshops. This position is a one- or two-semester appointment, with the possibility of reappointment based on course enrollments and the needs of the program. The position begins September 2020 and/or January 2021. Essential Qualifications: Individual who can demonstrate a deep commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising and who has one or more published books in the genre. Applicants should apply electronically at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/15681, and provide a CV, a letter of application that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three recommenders. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
Internal Number: 122231022
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