Full Time Lecturer of English

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Classification Title:Full Time Lecturer of EnglishPosition Title:Full Time Lecturer of EnglishPosition Type:Faculty - Full TimeDepartment:School of Arts and SciencesJob Summary/Basic Function:

Position Title
Full Time Lecturer Position in English (Fort Valley State University)
(multiple positions available pending funding)


Position Begins
August 20179
Excellent benefits are available

Salary for this position is $38,503.00

Primary responsibilities will include teaching introductory English courses and support labs at both GSC main campus and as part of Fort Valley State University GAP Program), advising students, and service to the college, community, and discipline. This position is contingent upon funding.

The Department of Humanities offers a baccalaureate degree in English and provides service courses to support the College’s associate degrees and other baccalaureate degree programs.

Gordon State College has served the community and region continuously since its founding in 1852, and has been a unit in the University System of Georgia since 1972. After more than three decades of serving the state as a residential two-year college, in 2006 Gordon was named a state college and developed select four year programs to address critical state needs. Gordon State College serves approximately 4000 students and has more than 120 full-time faculty. In addition to its main campus the College offers instruction at several locations in neighboring counties.

The main campus of Gordon State College is in Barnesville, Georgia. Located approximately one hour south of Atlanta, students and faculty enjoy the pleasures of small town living together with access to the many attractions of a major metropolitan center.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in English, English Education, or related field with 18 graduate semester hours in English; commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching with special attention to needs of diverse populations; prior teaching experience at the collegiate level (preferred). Preferred candidate will be flexible, innovative, highly motivated, and enthusiastic about student success.

Employment is contingent on successful completion of background check.

Preferred Qualifications:Posting Date:04/10/2019Closing Date:Open Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants:

Complete the online application form by clicking on the button at the top of this page. Include a letter of application and, in your CV, provide phone numbers and addresses for at least three professional references. Submit your unofficial transcripts to: Gordon College, Attn: HR, 419 College Drive, Barnesville, GA 30204. *Transcripts will be the only material accepted by mail.

Review of Applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you have completed?
    • HS/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PhD
  2. * Please specify area of study for each degree attained.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you currently employed by any USG institution? If yes, please list locations and job titles.

    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Unofficial Transcripts




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Posted: 4/12/2019
Application Due: 8/6/2019
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