Lecturer in Creative Writing

Brunel University London - College of Business, Arts & Social Sciences - Department of Arts & Humanities

Creative Writing is seeking to recruit a dynamic teacher and high quality researcher to join our successful and innovative programme. We are looking for applicants with expertise in the area of Creative Writing and particularly in the areas of poetry and fiction.

You will contribute to teaching on a range of modules that combine theory and practice. You will also be a researcher whose Creative Writing outputs can contribute to the subject area’s research profile for REF purposes.  

You should be near to completion of a PhD or have equivalent practical experience as well as extensive teaching experience at HE level.

We expect the successful applicant to pursue their own research activity in line with the research strategy of the subject and to produce research outcomes which will enhance the department’s research standing. The candidate will be expected to participate in at least one of the research centres and / or hubs in the College of Business, Arts & Social Sciences or a university research institute. You will also contribute to the administration of the subject.

Further information about the Department of Arts and Humanities and the BA (Hons) Creative Writing programme can be obtained through the following link: 
http://www.brunel.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/creative-writing-ba.

Informal enquiries may be made to Max Kinnings, Programme Leader for Creative Writing: max.kinnings@brunel.ac.uk.

The post is tenable from 1st January 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Closing date for applications: 7th December 2016.

For further details and to apply please visit https://jobs.brunel.ac.uk/WRL/.

COMMITTED TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES AND REPRESENTING THE DIVERSITY OF THE COMMUNITY WE SERVE.

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