Adjunct - Writing Arts

Location
Glassboro, New Jersey
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Ref
55952270
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The Department of Writing Arts seeks qualified adjuncts to teach primarily in our first-year writing program with the occasional opportunity to teach other courses based on need.

Please see the department website (http://www.rowan.edu/writingarts) for more information about our first-year writing program and other offerings.

A master’s degree is required in the field of composition/rhetoric or a related field. Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience teaching college writing, favorable recommendations from references, and favorable previous student evaluations.

Starting Date: September 1, 2017

For further information about the first-year writing program, contact coordinator Amy Woodworth at woodworth@rowan.edu.

Applications submitted through this process will be screened on a rolling basis, as additional sections of first year courses are added over time. Thus, we request that applicants not contact the department to inquire if openings have been filled.

Applications will be retained for possible future semesters of employment.

Required application materials (in a single pdf file, if possible):

-Cover letter

-Resume

-Names of or letters from references

-1-2 page statement of your guiding principles and teaching practices concerning writing

-1 or 2 previous teaching evaluations, if available

Follow the instructions to submit your application materials through the Rowan employment application website:

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