Northern Michigan University is hiring for an Assistant Professor position
in Native American Literature with an expertise in Creative Writing Poetry.
Please see the ad below. Apply and share!
Assistant Professor: Tenure-track position in Native American Literature
with expertise in Creative Writing (Poetry)
The Department of English at Northern Michigan University invites
applications for a tenure-track position in Native American Literature with
expertise in Creative Writing (Poetry). Responsibilities
include a 3/3 teaching load of introductory and advanced courses in Native
American Literatures, as well as introductory and advanced poetry workshops.
Expectations are primarily focused on excellence in
teaching and professional/scholarly/creative work which contributes to
personal and departmental effectiveness. Service to the department and the
university is expected. Additional responsibilities include the direction of
MA and MFA theses.
Minimum Qualifications: MFA or PhD . Commitment to teaching excellence and
research specialization in Native American literatures in English, and
significant publications of poetry in nationally recognized
venues. Expectations in publications in nationally recognized venues,
including one full-length book; successful instructional experience at the
college level; and the ability to teach undergraduate and
graduate workshops in the field of expertise, as well as lower-level
courses. Additional expertise in LGBTQ or Global Indigenous Studies is
For additional qualifications, please visit https://employMe.nmu.edu.
The salary is competitive with excellent benefits. The position will begin
in August 2015. Northern Michigan University, with 8,600 students and 180
degree programs, is located along the shore
of Lake Superior in the vibrant, historic city of Marquette, consistently
named a top spot in the nation to raise a family, vacation, and enjoy an
excellent quality of life. See more at www.nmu.edu/marquette.
To apply for this position, please submit the NMU faculty profile, cover
letter, curriculum vita, unofficial transcripts, and the names, addresses,
and telephone numbers of three references to
https://employme.nmu.edu. This position will be posted until November 14,
NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected
veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to
increasing the diversity of its faculty
Amy T. Hamilton
Associate Professor of English
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Drive
Marquette, MI 49855
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