The Literature and Creative Writing Department invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor to teach in one or more of the following areas: Asian-American, African American, African literatures, or literary studies that engage histories of and current issues in social inequality/injustice: e.g., prison writing, disability studies, witness literatures. The teaching load for this position is five courses per year. The appointment begins July 1, 2018; classes start in the last week of August. The Ph.D. must be completed before September 2018.

Contact: Vincent O. Odamtten (