Jump to navigation Skip to content. The Department of English seeks a creative nonfiction writer for a tenure-track assistant professor position to begin August 16, Our department has committed to sustained antiracist work in areas including hiring, curricula, pedagogy, and the recruitment and retention of students, faculty, and staff. This search is part of a cohort of three departmental hires this year Creative Writing--Poetry, Creative Writing--Non-Fiction, and Professional Writing intended to increase faculty diversity and to help further our goals of promoting equity and inclusivity across the department. Teaching assignments will include introductory creative writing classes, upper-level creative nonfiction workshops that the successful candidate will help design, and directing creative theses in nonfiction for our M.
The Creative Writing Program
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The Center for Writers offers both MA and PhD degree paths where creative writing students study alongside literary scholars and take courses from literature and creative writing faculty at the forefront of their fields. What sets this program apart from others is the spirited and collaborative relationship between faculty from different creative and literary backgrounds and the graduate students with whom they work. Students specialize in their chosen genre of fiction or poetry, but also gain expertise in particular fields of literary studies based on theme and historical period. We offer a robust and immersive graduate experience which involves taking coursework and teaching undergraduate students, as well as participating in the myriad facets of our program culture including public readings, social gatherings, professionalization workshops, and fundraisers. We also offer at least one summer graduate course, intersession courses in January or May, and an exciting British Studies program every summer. The MA degree in Creative Writing is a two year program that mostly consists of creative writing workshops and electives, along with at least three courses in literature and theory.
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The successful candidate must be highly organized and driven with exceptional multi-tasking and communication skills. The candidate must have strong knowledge of social media platforms as well as advanced writing and public relations skills. Travel will be required as well as working long hours and weekends. Salary Grade :
Two Mississippi State faculty members will lead a Sept. Poet Richard J. Lyons and fiction writer Becky E.