Adjunct Lecturer (Multiple Positions)(UPDATED)
EnglishDepartment Website Link:
Tucson, AZ USAPosition Highlights:
Note: This recruitment has been updated to increase the number of positions and to open this up to the public.
The English Department University of Arizona is seeking to fill multiple Adjunct Lecturer positions to teach writing program online courses. The primary responsibilities of the Adjuncts Lecturer will include teaching Writing Program courses in a manner that advances the educational mission of the University in a significant or substantial way. The incumbents will teach English Writing Program courses during the Spring. Final candidates will be asked to provide copies of diploma, letters of recommendations and/or transcript for the required credential verification.
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Duties & Responsibilities:
- Teaching courses
- Preparing a syllabus
- Developing, assigning, and assessing composition projects
- Coaching students
- Mentoring Graduate Student Instructors
- Other duties as assigned
- Master's Degree in English or related field
- Experience teaching in a college level Writing Program
- Experience working with a diverse student population
- Master's Degree in Rhetoric and Composition or related field;
- Experience teaching a course for the University of Arizona Writing Program;
- One or more of the following: Online Teaching Experience; Second Language Writing Teaching Experience; Business and Technical Writing Teaching Experience; Experience mentoring or training other teachers; Experience developing and implementing culturally relevant pedagogies.
ExemptFull Time/Part Time:
To be DeterminedNumber of Hours Worked per Week:
20 - 40Job FTE:
Dependent on # of classes you teachWork Calendar:
To be DeterminedRate of Pay:
$4,400 per courseCompensation Type:
Per CourseType of criminal background check required::
Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)Number of Vacancies:
10Target Hire Date:
1/3/2021Expected End Date:
Contact Information for Candidates:
12/3/2020Open Until Filled:
YesDocuments Needed to Apply:
Curriculum Vitae (CV), Cover Letter, and One Additional DocumentSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
Please include 3 references along with your CV.
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