AY19-20 Adjunct Faculty - English

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Position TypeAdjunctClassification TitleAdjunct FacultyPosition's Functional TitleAY19-20 Adjunct Faculty - EnglishPosition Start Date08/15/2019Position End Date (if temporary)Position Summary

Governors State University’s College of Arts and Sciences seeks to create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach courses in our English program during AY 19-20. The major responsibilities of an adjunct faculty member are to teach English courses. Courses taught by adjunct faculty in the above programs are for undergraduates. Adjunct faculty should be able to support their course(s) online and use appropriate software tools. Please visit www.govst.edu/cas for more information about the programs and courses offered for undergraduates and graduates.

Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile, attach a curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of reference or letters of recommendation for consideration.

At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not tenure-track, not a part of the faculty bargaining unit, and are not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in English or Ph.D. in English or closely related field with teaching experience. The desired candidate(s) need(s) to have the ability to teach courses at the college level.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching undergraduate, graduate, and/or online courses in English and related fields.

Posting Date07/16/2019Closing Date07/31/2020Open Until FilledYesPosting NumberFA0272PType of SearchExternalQuicklink for Postinghttp://employment.govst.edu/postings/4587Employee IDDepartmentSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Doctorate Degree
    • ABD
  2. Do you have at minimum, an MA in English or a closely related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Do you have experience teaching at the college/university level?
    • yes
    • no
  4. Experience teaching in online/hybrid delivery?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. Please select your availability to teach.
    • Days only
    • Evenings only
    • Weekends only
    • Days and Evenings only
    • Days, Evenings and Weekends
    • Evenings and Weekends only
    • Online only
Required DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Other
  4. Other2
  5. Other3
  6. Other4
  7. Resume
  8. Other5




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Posted: 7/17/2019
Application Due: 3/1/2020
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