Lecturer - English (2 Positions for January 2018)

Job description

Eastern Washington University invites applications for Lecturers in the Department of English to begin January 2, 2018. Two positions are available.

Responsibilities for both positions include teaching in the undergraduate English composition program. The candidates will teach three classes per quarter in composition, and other areas as needed by the department. All faculty are expected to engage in effective teaching and assessment of student learning.

Screening of applications will begin during the week of Oct.1st. All materials will be held in strictest confidence; references will not be contacted until candidates have been notified.

About Eastern Washington University

Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.

Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Required Qualifications:
  • MA in Rhetoric & Composition, Writing, or closely related field.
  • Candidate must have academic qualifications and teaching experience in composition.

Additionally, candidates must demonstrate interest, experience and/or ability in promoting cultural competency and/or diversity

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Three years of university-level teaching experience.
  • Online teaching experience.

Other Skills and Abilities:
  • Flexibility
  • Collaboration
  • Collegiality
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management





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Posted: 9/19/2017
Application Due: 11/18/2017
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