August 4, 2009
"Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University is seeking an adjunct instructor in Fiction Writing to teach one course in Spring 2010, with the possibility of renewal for the following spring. Preference will be given to candidates with an MA or MFA in Creative Writing, publications in fiction, and experience in college level teaching. Teaching duties include leading an introductory fiction writing workshop, advising students, and assisting in the reading and assessment of final portfolios. Please send application letter describing experience, CV, writing sample up to 35 pp, a statement of teaching philosophy, and 3 letters of recommendation to FictionSternYU@gmail.com, or to Prof. Linda Shires, Chair, Dept. of English, Stern College for Women, 245 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10016. Digital submissions preferred. Deadline for application is August 26th. Yeshiva University is an Equal Opportunity Employer."