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Lecturer in Creative Writing (Prose), Queen's University Belfast
Deadline: Mon 22 Nov 2021
The School of Arts, English and Languages seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Creative Writing (Prose) for a period of one year (in the first instance).

The successful candidate will have a strong track record of publication in creative prose, and ideally will have experience in a range of modes (the short story, the novel, creative non-fiction, etc).

The candidate will contribute to teaching on the English with Creative Writing pathway and the MA in Creative Writing and will be an active member of the Seamus Heaney Centre, participating in the Centre’s broad range of public engagement activities. A familiarity with, and willingness to teach, a variety of prose genres is welcome.

As the successful candidate you will have the following –
A record of distinguished publications in the field of prose fiction
A track record of publication in prose fiction
Experience of teaching or workshopping creative writing.
Ability to contribute to broader management and administrative processes.
High level of analytical capability.

Duration: 12-month FTC Salary scale: £37,467- £51,799 (Job Ref: 21/109259)

Find out more on our website

Informal enquiries may be directed to Sam Thompson, at

Deadline: Monday 22nd November 2021

Anticipated interview date: Week Commencing 15th November 2021

Additional Information:
Northern Ireland

Contact Information:
Queen's University Belfast
Contact Name:
Sam Thompson
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