Lecturer of English

Location
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Posted
Apr 21, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina and the second oldest public institution of higher education in the state. Founded in 1867 as the Howard School for the education of African Americans, today FSU serves a growing student body of approximately 6,000 and ranks among the nation’s most diverse campus communities.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:
The Department of English located in the College of Arts and Sciences at Fayetteville State University offers programs and curricula that explore the relationship among language, literature, history, culture and new media. We offer two undergraduate degrees and three graduate certificate programs, including a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature, a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature with a Teaching/Licensure concentration, a graduate certificate in Professional Writing, Teaching of Writing and English as a Second Language.

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Department of English at Fayetteville State University is seeking to fill a two-year, fixed-term Lecturer position to allow for more composition course offerings in the academic year. Qualified applicants should be able to teach courses that support our general education core courses in English composition and teach major core and elective courses within the English Department appropriate to candidate’s expertise. Applicants will be expected to help support the general mission of the Department through mentoring and service on committees.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of English seeks applications for one full-time lecturer to teach undergraduate Composition courses in the department. The selected candidate will teach four courses each semester. The duties of the lecturer are instructional and administrative including completion of annual composition assessment requirements and committee work within the department.

Minimum Education And Experience Requirements:

Masters of English from an accredited institution