Adjunct Professor– Creative Writing Poetry and Fiction

Job Title: Adjunct Professor– Creative Writing Poetry and Fiction
Position Number: ACAD-ADJ-SOFA-04012018
Reports To: Department Chair
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

Houston Baptist University seeks Adjunct Professors to join the Department of Cinema, Media Arts, and Writing with expertise in Fiction and/or Poetry.

Job Responsibilities



Applicants should have a MA, MFA, or PhD in Creative Writing, English Literature, or Composition and Rhetoric. Successful candidates will possess the ability to teach courses in Creative Writing from a Christian worldview and will demonstrate enthusiasm for our classical liberal arts core curriculum which includes embracing the need for these courses to complement each other.

Additional Information

Direct questions about this position to Professor Joshua Sikora,

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