School of Humanities
Department of English
Position: Position: Lecturers
The Department of English invites applications for full-year Lecturers (adjunct faculty) to teach first-year composition courses during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of 2013-2014, pending the availability of funding. Beginning-level positions are typically filled at 50% (4 courses); returning Lecturers with several quarters of experience and an excellent teaching record may be awarded more courses, as enrollment allows.
Requirements - MA (PhD preferred) in English, Composition, or a related field, or an MFA in Creative Writing; three years of college-level teaching experience (experience in first-year composition is preferred). Current PhD or MFA candidates must file their dissertation or thesis by June 30, 2013 to be eligible for a full-year appointment.
Annual full-time salaries begin at $45,975; eligible for benefits and membership in the UC Retirement System. UCI Lecturers are represented by AFT. The service period for the quarters is:
09/23/13 to 12/13/13
01/02/14 to 03/21/14
03/26/14 to 6/13/14
Application Procedure - Applicants must submit the following:
Appointment decisions will be made by a committee of Composition Program and English Department faculty.
- Letter of application
- Curriculum vitae
- Teaching materials: one document or very small set of documents (up to 8 pages total) that best represent(s) your strengths as an instructor of writing and rhetoric (e.g. syllabus, assignment, sample paper with comments)
- Evaluations: applicants who have never taught in the UCI Composition Program should include in their application one complete and representative set (i.e. one section) of teaching evaluations, including qualitative responses
- Letter(s) of recommendation (optional)
Submit materials via UC Irvine's online application system, RECRUIT, located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu. Applications received by 4/19/13 will receive full consideration. For more information, please contact:
Attention: Kazumo Washizuka
Composition Program Manager
Post: 03/19-2013, Close: 04/12-2014