Department of English
The Department of English invites applications from screenwriters well versed in traditional narrative screenwriting and new media platforms for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the Creative Writing Program. Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in English or terminal degree in creative writing or related field. Exceptional combination of education, publication, and professional experience may be considered. One published work; evidence of innovation and excellence in teaching, and cutting-edge creative work. Additional Qualifications Desired: Knowledge in writing series for the web or mobile devices, production experience, and/or experience in one or more of the following areas: web-design, non-linear film editing, or new-media promotion of scripts or films.
The position has a competitive salary and a very attractive teaching load of undergraduate and graduate courses, typically two courses per semester. Candidates will be contacted for preliminary phone interviews. Applications will be acknowledged in writing. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check. Application deadline is November 30, 2012 or until a candidate is selected. Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu. Position # 000311
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