Adjunct Lecturer (Multiple Positions)(UPDATED)

Tucson, AZ
Jan 12, 2021
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Tucson, AZ USA

Position 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:

May include:

  • Teaching courses
  • Preparing a syllabus
  • Developing, assigning, and assessing composition projects
  • Coaching students
  • Mentoring Graduate Student Instructors
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in English or related field
  • Experience teaching in a college level Writing Program
  • Experience working with a diverse student population

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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.

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Full Time/Part Time:

To be Determined

Number of Hours Worked per Week:

20 - 40

Job FTE:

Dependent on # of classes you teach

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Benefits Eligible:

To be Determined

Rate of Pay:

$4,400 per course

Compensation Type:

Per Course

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:


Target Hire Date:


Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Shelley Rodrigo
[email protected]

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Documents Needed to Apply:

Curriculum Vitae (CV), Cover Letter, and One Additional Document

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Please include 3 references along with your CV.

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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