Instructor Positions in the Communication Skills Program
The Department of English ‐ Instructor Positions in the Communication Skills Program
The Communication Skills Program in the Department of English at the American University of Beirut is
seeking to fill full‐time instructor positions in academic writing to begin August 15, 2020.
Candidates with experience teaching academic writing at the university level are encouraged to apply. We
particularly invite applicants with a degree and expertise in composition studies, rhetoric and
composition, second‐language writing, ESL, applied linguistics, or a related field. Communication Skills
instructors engage in teaching writing, language, and communication.
The successful candidates are expected to teach at the undergraduate level and to participate in selected
professional development opportunities and the ongoing development of the Program. The usual
teaching load is three courses per semester with options for summer teaching.
Applicants must have completed their MA by January 2020. The language of instruction is English. To
apply, send a cover letter, a CV, and a statement of teaching philosophy to [email protected] Arrange
for three letters of recommendation to be sent from the writers directly to [email protected]
For full consideration, please ensure that all application materials are sent by December 1, 2019.
Within the framework of Lebanese Law, the American University of Beirut is an equal opportunity