Lecturer - Deparment of English

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Clemson University: College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities: English
Lecturer - Deparment of English

Location: 801 Strode Tower

The Department of English at Clemson University seeks highly qualified and motivated candidates for multiple Lecturer positions starting in Fall 2019. Lecturers in the English Department are responsible for teaching a 4/4 course load and the 9-month salary is $34,000. These will be annual renewable positions with benefit packages. Additionally, there are summer online teaching opportunities.


QUALIFICATIONS

Desired candidates will have strong commitment to teaching General Education classes. The typical course load will be composed mostly of 1000-level Composition; 2000-level Arts and Humanities Literature; and 3000-level Advanced Writing (Business, Technical, and Scientific) courses. We especially seek instructors committed to teaching writing through innovative approaches that may include multimedia and digital literacy methods. A strong background in teaching undergraduates is required. In addition to teaching courses, lecturers will actively participate in the life of the department and engage in professional development opportunities provided by the university. Appointment begins August 15, 2019. MA in English, or MFA in Creative Writing required. ABDs and PhDs welcome. Experience with teaching online desired.


APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please submit a letter of application and CV along with contact information for 3 references, addressed to Dr. Keith Morris, Associate Chair, Department of English, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, via Interfolio. For full consideration, application materials must be received by April 10th, 2019.



Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.

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Posted: 3/21/2019
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