Multi-year Contract Instructor Positions - FY18

Location
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Posted
May 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Number:    0810536
Number of Open Positions:    Multiple
Position Title:    Instructor
Other Title Information:    Multi-year Contract Instructor Positions - FY18
Position Type:    Faculty
Organization:    204221 - ENGLISH

Position Summary:    
The English Department at The University of Alabama expects to hire several full-time instructors for non-tenure-earning renewable appointments of up to three years (annual renewal based upon satisfactory performance review, staffing needs, and funding). Minimum qualifications: MA in English or MFA in English; experience in teaching composition.

Ad Text:    
The English Department at The University of Alabama expects to hire several full-time instructors for non-tenure-earning renewable appointments of up to three years (annual renewal based upon satisfactory performance review, staffing needs, and funding). Minimum qualifications: MA in English or MFA in English; experience in teaching composition.

Preferred qualifications:
PhD in English; experience in teaching literature surveys, technical writing, professional writing, introductory linguistics, ESL in the context of a First-year Writing Program, or advanced composition, as well as experience with writing centers or online teaching. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

Position begins August 16, 2017.

Applications must be submitted via the University website at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu

Unofficial transcripts need to be uploaded with applications as Other Documents.

In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent to englishoffice@ua.edu.

Deadline: Submit applications by March 15, 2017 for best consideration; screening of applications will continue until all positions are filled.

http://www.english.ua.edu/

UA EEO Statement    
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Search Initiation Date:    01/24/2017
Expected Starting Date:    08/16/2017
College/School/Division:    Arts and Sciences