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Writer in Residence - 3 year appointment, half time

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The Written Arts Program is seeking an established writer for a three-year half-time position in fiction as a Writer in Residence in the Written Arts program. Candidates must have at least one published book of fiction, a MFA or the equivalent, teaching experience, and must be committed to the ideals of a small liberal arts college. Candidates will be expected to teach workshops at various levels and to work closely with students one-on-one in senior project advising and general academic advising. For more information about the Written Arts Program at Bard visit:

To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample syllabi, a sample of fiction, and three confidential letters of recommendation at: Applications will be reviewed immediately. Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who will contribute to our diversity.