Assistant Professor of English

Dalton, Georgia
Jan 25, 2018
See job description Kerri Allen
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree in English
  • Expertise in multicultural literature (e.g., African-American, Hispanic, Latino, non-western)
  • Experience in Literary Theory desirable
  • A primary interest in, and firm commitment to, student-centered teaching.
  • Applicants with two years of college teaching experience may be given preference.

Responsibilities of the position include the following:

  • Teach a four/four load, including general education and upper-level English classes.
  • Participate in academic advising, committee work, planning and assessment, other College and community service, and professional development.
  • Other such duties as assigned by the chair of English.

A complete application will include 

1. a letter of interest 
2. a separate statement of teaching philosophy 
3. a current curriculum vita 
4. three signed letters of reference written within the last three years 
5. unofficial transcripts of all college and graduate work (Official transcripts will be required prior to an offer of employment.) 

Mail to 
Dr. Kerri Allen, Chair 
Department of English 
Dalton State College 
650 College Drive 
Dalton, GA 30720-3797 
Position is available August 2018. Review of completed applications will begin March 1 and will continue until the position is filled.