Temporary Assistant Professor of English (*term)
Classification Title: Faculty
Working Title: Temporary Assistant Professor of English (*term)
OASIS title: 22219Z Faculty
Student Requisition Number
Requisition Number 20170053
Number of Positions Available
Type of Position 4 Year Faculty
Funded by Federal Workstudy only:
Grant Funded Position? No
If temporary (or grant funded) position, indicate ending date 05-17-2020
Benefits Eligible? Yes
If faculty position, tenure track? 3 - Faculty, not tenure eligible
If faculty position, rank? 3 - Temporary Assistant Professor
If Faculty Position, is this considered a "term" position?
Click here for definition Yes
Job Family 30 - Academic Provost
Appointment Length Aug - May (9 mo)
Duties and Responsibilities -The Department of Language and Literature at Fairmont State University invites applications for a three-year, renewable, temporary assistant professor in English. Primary responsibility will be to teach a 4/4 load. The position requires a generalist with competence as a Medievalist. Preference will be given to candidates with additional competence in Renaissance Literature. Teaching load will include first-year composition and a sophomore literature class. Upper-level classes include Chaucer and the literature of the Middle Ages.
Preferred Qualifications The position requires a generalist with competence as a Medievalist. Preference will be given to candidates with additional competence in Renaissance Literature.
Special Conditions This is a full-time position, renewable annually for up to three years. This position is outside tenure-track status but may convert to a tenure-track position in the future. If converted, then prior years of service may count for tenure and promotion.
Student Appointment Length
Base Hourly Rate
Quick Link: www.fairmont.pierpontjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=61371
Department 018: Dept of Language and Literature (FSU)
Employment Location Main Campus, Fairmont
Position will report to (title) Chair, Language and Literature
Anticipated Hire Date 08-01-2017
Notes To Applicants
All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted.
Please note that candidates invited to interview are required to bring copies of all academic transcripts to the interview event. Job Posting Date 12-23-2016 Full Consideration Date Job Close Date 02-15-2017 Optional Applicant Documents
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Statement of Philosophy
Classified Staff Only
Internal Recruitment Only? No
Pay Grade Not Applicable
Minimum Required Education:
Required Licenses and/or Certifications:
Type and Amount of Experience Needed:
Faculty/FEAP/Non-Classified Staff Only
Minimum Required Education: Earned PhD in English Literature. Specializations in Medieval and Renaissance literature preferred.
Required Licenses and/or Certifications: None
Type and Amount of Experience Needed: Experience teaching composition in an accelerated learning program (developmental English) preferred.