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Job :: Professor/Editor of Prairie Schooner

The Department of English at the University of Nebraska Lincoln seeks applications and nominations for an advanced associate professor or a full professor to serve as the Glenna Luschei Professor and Editor of Prairie Schooner. Candidates must have a distinguished publication record as a poet, significant experience as an editor of creative works, a record of excellent teaching, and an active creative/research program. The Editor of Prairie Schooner is a tenured member of the English Department faculty with a one-one assignment teaching both undergraduate and graduate classes and is also expected to assume normal service responsibilities. As Editor of Prairie Schooner, the faculty member supervises all aspects of the journal and the Book Prize Series, makes all final production and editorial decisions, monitors budgets, and supervises the managing editor, graduate assistants, and interns.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a PhD or MFA in English or closely related field, a significant nationally recognized record of publication in poetry, substantial editorial experience, and evidence of excellence in teaching.

Applicants must complete the Faculty/Academic Administrative Information form, requisition #100576 and attach required documents.

For information about the application process, contact:

Professor Marco Abel, Recruitment Chair

For information about the position, contact
Professor Susan Belasco, Department Chair

Review of applications will begin October 25, 2010 and continue until a suitable candidate is found.

The University of Nebraska has an active National Science Foundation ADVANCE gender equity program, and is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.

Application Information

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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