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Professor of Liberal Arts (English/Writing)

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Campus Location: Atlanta Position Type: Full Time Position Title Professor of Liberal Arts (English/Writing) Specialty: Category: Work Year: Academic Year Posting Text

SCAD Atlanta seeks an enthusiastic, experienced professor of English to join the liberal arts faculty. SCAD English professors shape the language and discourse of undergraduate students across disciplines. From dramatic writing and performing arts to advertising, graphic design and beyond, English plays an essential role in the School of Liberal Arts and SCAD Core, the university’s general education curriculum.

You have an opportunity to join one of the most academically diverse general education programs at any art and design university and further advance SCAD students’ ability to investigate, express, defend and advance ideas. Required and elective general education course offerings include subjects in anatomy, astronomy, biology, communication, English, foreign languages, mathematics, philosophy, physics, political science and psychology.

As part of the energetic and innovative SCAD liberal arts faculty, you will prepare the next generation of creative professionals, majoring in fields ranging from film and television to themed entertainment design, from visual effects to writing, and more.

Ideal candidates are expected to have previous teaching experience, demonstrate an appreciation for active teaching and display a passion for fostering engaged learning.

One of the fastest growing cities in the U.S., Atlanta provides professionals an ideal environment to live, work and play. Located in the heart of Midtown, SCAD Atlanta is home to a dynamic cultural landscape that includes theaters, museums, fine art galleries, bustling shops and countless green spaces, including Piedmont Park and Atlanta’s famed BeltLine.

– Terminal degree in English, writing or a related field
– University-level teaching experience
– Related industry or non-academic professional experience

Posting Date: Closing Date: Open Until Filled No ADA TAG

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Special instructions to applicants:

Note: Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, and writing portfolio are required. For the writing portfolio, you have the option to upload electronic documents/images, or a URL.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Portfolio
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
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Posted: 5/20/2019
Application Due: 6/19/2019
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