visiting position in creative writing: Marlboro College


Marlboro College, a liberal arts college of 300 students and 41 faculty members, invites applicants for a Visiting Professor of Writing for a one-year sabbatical replacement, beginning August 2012. Teaching responsibilities include teaching a Fiction Workshop in the fall and a Poetry Workshop in the spring, tutorial support for advanced students in Writing, with an additional literature course or two (depending on the tutorial load) each semester in the applicant’s area of expertise. MFA or PhD required.

Marlboro receives the highest academic rating from the Princeton Review and is noted for its intellectual rigor and lively classroom discussion. We are committed to the development of clear writing and a global perspective. Our undergraduate students enjoy a 7:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community, and individualized courses of study on a 350-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont. Marlboro College is an Equal Opportunity employer. The faculty, students, and staff share a commitment to diversity and the values of equality, inclusion, and respect for all human differences.

Application consideration begins immediately. All applicants must apply online at . Electronic attachments to the online application should include: a curriculum vitae; a letter of application including statements on teaching philosophy, teaching experience, and research interest; and evidence of effective teaching including course evaluations if available. In addition, applicants will need to provide the names and contact information for three references who can speak to their teaching.


Application Information
Contact: Margaret Hunt
Office of the Deans
Marlboro College
Phone: 802-258-9240
Fax: 802-257-4154
Online App. Form:

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