English Faculty position

Location
Franklin Springs, Georgia
Salary
Salary is commensurate with degree and experience.
Posted
May 30, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The English Department of Emmanuel College invites applications for a full-time faculty member to teach in its English program beginning in the fall semester of 2017. Teaching responsibilities include teaching freshman composition, introduction to literature, and upper-level English courses. Candidates should have a strong commitment to general-education rhetoric and composition. In addition, the applicant should clearly desire to integrate the Christian faith with student learning.  Other duties would include student advising and faculty committee work.

Qualifications

Candidate with a Ph.D. in an area of English from an accredited institution will be preferred; those with M.A.s will be considered. Areas of specialty may include Composition and Rhetoric, Technical Writing, Grammar, American or British literature, Reading or English Education, or Contemporary Literature. Furthermore, the candidate will be required to demonstrate an ability to teach successfully. Finally, the candidate must demonstrate a lifestyle rooted in Christian faith who identifies with and adheres to the mission of Emmanuel College.

Filing an application:  Please forward the following directly to the contact person listed below.

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum vitae, with min. of 3 references
  • Unofficial transcripts from all graduate schools attended
  • Pastoral Letter of Recommendation:  Needs to be from a current pastor and to include a verification of current church membership, a description of the applicant’s activity in the local congregation, and an evaluation of the quality of the candidates’ personal commitment to Christ.
  • Personal Testimony:  An explanation of the applicant's relationship with God through the Lord Jesus Christ, including a brief account of accepting Christ as personal savior, church membership, and current church involvements.

Applications will not be considered until all requested documents have been received.

Contact

Joann Harper

Director of Human Resources

Emmanuel College

P.O. Box 129

Franklin Springs, GA  30639

jharper@ec.edu

706-245-2805