Open Rank Tenure Track in Fiction Search

For more information, please contact Paula Vitaris at or 404-727-4683.

Emory University, Atlanta, GA. Open rank tenure-track in fiction writing for premier undergraduate Creative Writing Program. Applicants at assistant, advanced assistant, and tenured professor levels are welcome to apply. We expect to make more than one hire from the applicant pool. Required: MFA or Ph.D. in creative writing and significant publications. Desirable: Book in print; writing program administration experience, ability also to teach screenwriting, playwriting, creative nonfiction, and/or poetry. Load: 2-2, primarily workshops, with supervision of honors theses. Review of applications begins Oct 1; final deadline for submission is Nov 1. Please send a cover letter, CV, a writing sample of no more than 25 pages, and three letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about the writer's work and teaching experience to Interfolio at Candidates’ latest work will be required at a later point in the application review process. Interviews will be conducted at MLA in New York City. We actively seek applications from women and minority candidates. Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veteran employer and welcomes candidates to share their experience with and vision for supporting a diverse student body. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.