The English Department of Northeastern University seeks applications for part-time writing instructors. The courses lecturers teach are the required writing courses of the department. These include English as a second language or other language (ESOL), basic writing, first year writing, and a variety of writing across the curriculum courses for upper-class students, including specialized courses in technical writing, business writing, writing for the health professions, and writing for the criminal justice professions. For a general introduction to the Writing Programs, please see http://www.northeastern.edu/cssh/english/writing-program/.Qualifications
M.A. in English or equivalent required. Applicants must be able to present evidence of experience teaching some or all of the types of courses listed above, evidence of an ability to work with a diverse student population, and letters of reference that assess their teaching. While we do not require formal training in current composition theory, we look for instructors committed to the teaching of academic writing.Additional Information Documents Needed to Apply Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Teaching Statement
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).