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The Mile-High MFA in Creative Writing Low-Residency Program at Regis University seeks qualified candidates for an Affiliate Faculty position to teach Fantasy Fiction and/or Creative Nonfiction in our low-residency program.
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Teaching responsibilities include graduate workshops and seminars during our 10-day residencies (late July, first week of January), and one-on-one mentoring of students during our 16-week, correspondence-based, writing semesters. The successful candidate will also be prepared to supervise graduate students completing thesis manuscripts that combine creative and critical writing.
The candidate must demonstrate the skills to work effectively with racially, socioeconomically, and religiously diverse student populations. The program invites applications from and is committed to hiring qualified candidates from groups that are underrepresented in our discipline and among our faculty. We welcome candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic, gender, and religious perspectives to their teaching and scholarship.
Minimum Qualifications MFA in creative writing, record of successful teaching; at least one published book in the genre of fantasy fiction or CNF.
Application Electronically submit (1) a letter of application, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a creative writing sample. Review of applications will begin on March 8, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions can be addressed to Dr. Andrea Rexilius, Mile-High MFA in Creative Writing Program Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pay begins at $2,300 and increases according to enrollment