Lecturer of English
Lecturer of English
Position Number: 53063443
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Campus Location: Cumming
General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a lecturer on its Cumming campus. The English Department is seeking candidates who are qualified to teach courses in the First Year Composition program and lower-level literature survey courses.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- Responsible for a 4/4 teaching load, the position will also include research, advising, and other service.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Ability to teach African American Literature, Latina/o Literature, Native American Literature, or World Literatures is desirable.
- Ability to teach online courses is a plus.
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
- Must have Ph.D. in English or a related field in hand by August 1, 2017
- Teaching experience is desired
Anticipated Hire Date: 08/01/2017
Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.
Please submit university application, CV, letter of interest, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.
Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.