The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer in Creative and Professional Writing

Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty of Arts
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35,210 - 42,036 pa (pro rata for part-time)
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This post is part-time 0.5fte


The School of Humanities is seeking to appoint a permanent part time 0.5 Lecturer in Creative and Professional Writing. The post will require you to deliver high-quality teaching within the existing suite of courses (and includes the areas of poetry, the novel, and non-fiction), promoting excellent levels of student achievement and satisfaction. An expertise in regional writing, and an ability to teach humour writing, genre, life-writing and/or American Literature, would be advantageous.


You should hold a PhD in Creative Writing or relevant discipline, or equivalent, with good publications and a strong research plan for the future, contributing to the School’s research profile and specifically to its 2021 REF submission.  You will be able to demonstrate excellent pedagogic skills and the ability to teach widely within the Creative Writing programme.   You will be ready to play an active role in the ongoing development of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including PhD supervision, and participate fully in curriculum design. We are also interested in hearing from candidates who have contributed to outreach activities.


If you require further information regarding this post please contact Frank Wilson at

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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