Associate or Full Professor

Wayne State University, Department of English

Jobs For Writers

Posted 10.19.12

Associate or Full Professor

The Department of English at Wayne State University invites applications for a senior appointment (Associate or Full Professor) in creative writing.  We seek candidates with a distinguished record of publication who are working primarily in prose genres, including fiction, creative non-fiction, and drama.  

Wayne State University is an urban research university with the highest Carnegie designation of RU/VH (Research University, very high research productivity).  The teaching load in the English Department is 2-2.

The WSU Jobs site is now open.  All applications must be submitted online.  To submit an application, applicants should go to http://jobs.wayne.edu and upload a letter of application and a CV.

Wayne State University offers more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to more than 31,000 students in metropolitan Detroit.  Wayne State is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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