Full-time Faculty, Writing– Special Appointment

Location
Milton, Massachusetts
Posted
Jul 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Thank you for considering Curry College in your search.

About Curry College:

Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on a wooded 131-acre campus in Milton, MA just seven miles from downtown Boston. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), Curry College offers 24 undergraduate majors, over 60 minors and concentrations, as well as four graduate programs. 

Curry College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in every aspect of its operations. The College values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from a variety of backgrounds. Curry College is an equal opportunity employer that encourages diversity in the workplace.

Curry College seeks a candidate to fill a full-time, 9-Month Special Appointment at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level to teach firs-year composition courses during the 2017-2018 academic year. The successful candidate will teach a 4/3 load of first-year writing that may include The Academic Writing Process, and Reading, Writing, Research 1 and II.  The successful candidate will also be expected to participate fully in Departmental affairs.  The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications:

A Ph.D in Composition/Rhetoric or Writing Studies (ABD will be considered) and a record of successful teaching of college-level writing is required.  The successful candidate will have experience working with developmental writers.

Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment background checks.

Please apply online at: http://www.curry.edu/about-curry/employment/job-opportunities.html for consideration.  Interested applicants must submit curriculum vitae, cover letter including a description of your teaching philosophy, and a copy of your unofficial transcript (an official transcript will be required upon acceptance of an offer of employment) and a list of three professional references including complete contact information and professional titles.