Professor of English and Creative Writing, and Director of Creative Writing

Boston University

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Posted 11.18.13

Professor of English and Creative Writing, and Director of Creative Writing

The Creative Writing Program at Boston University seeks a person of national distinction, preferably a poet or poet-critic, to direct its MFA program and teach graduate-level poetry workshops. The credentials of the ideal candidate should include an advanced degree in creative writing and/or literature; a publication record suitable for appointment as Professor of the Practice of Poetry or Professor of English and Creative Writing at a research university; and demonstrated leadership ability and experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Send cover letter and vita by December 20, 2013, preferably as email attachments to ensearch@bu.edu, c/o Professor Bonnie Costello, Search Committee Chair. You can also send the material to Department of English, 236 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215. Boston University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.