English: Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Fall 2019
Position Title:English: Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Fall 2019 Job Category:Faculty Department:English - 1010200 Division:Academic Affairs Required Documents:Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2 Position Statement:
Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. With a current enrollment of over 12,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2017, including both residential and commuter students. GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.
Description:The English discipline at Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) seeks positions of Instructor or open-rank professor (Assistant, Associate, or Full), with preference given for experience in and enthusiasm for the teaching of developmental and/or first-year writing, beginning August 1, 2019
. Successful candidates join a diverse cadre of energetic colleagues working to build an innovative English major with concentrations in Language and Literature, Writing and Rhetoric, Teacher Certification, and Interdisciplinary Studies. Successful candidates will be expected to teach first-year composition, general education courses, and upper division courses as available. Applicants should demonstrate innovative approaches to teaching, superior service to the institution, and established research credentials. Commitment to building a new college is also essential. GGC, the newest campus in the University System of Georgia, emphasizes a student-centered learning environment. In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive 3 or 5 year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu
Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits. Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:Minimum
- Doctorate degree (Ph.D.) for Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor
- Assistant Professor Faculty position should hold a Doctorate degree (Ph.D.) specializing in Rhetoric and Composition, Professional Writing, or closely-related field before or within the semester of the start date.
- Must have a minimum of 18 English graduate credit hours.
Expertise and experience teaching developmental writing Position Disclosure:Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state. Physical Requirements
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions. Work Hours:Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends). Position Status:Full-Time FLSA:Exempt
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