Lecturer - English

Job description

Posting Number:


Internal Recruitment :


Working Title:

Lecturer - English

Anticipated Hiring Range:

$5,000 - $6,700 per course

Work Schedule:

Varies Based on Teaching Schedule

Job Location:

Raleigh, NC

Department :


About the Department:

The largest department in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, English offers a range of undergraduate majors and concentrations, minors, and graduate programs. We also offer many courses of interest to the University community as a whole, and we work with other departments and programs such as Foreign Languages and Literatures, Women’s Studies, Communication, Education to furnish multidisciplinary opportunities for NC State students.

Essential Job Duties:

  • The Department of English is accepting applications for the position of Lecturer on a full-time and/or part-time basis in areas such as Composition, Literature, Linguistics, Film, Creative Writing and Professional Writing for Summer 2021, Fall 2021 and Spring 2022.
  • These positions are short term, non-tenure track appointments.
  • Candidates will be hired as Lecturer based on credentials and qualifications.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the department head.

Minimum Education and Experience:

A Master’s degree in a relevant field and experience teaching writing at the college level are required.

Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

Other Required Qualifications:

  • A demonstrated commitment to excellent in teaching.
  • Strong communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Special training or experience with online or blended instruction is desirable.
  • Graduate coursework in writing pedagogy preferred.

Required License(s) or Certification(s):


Valid NC Driver's License required:


Commercial Driver's License required:


Job Open Date:


Anticipated Close Date:

Open Until Filled.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants will be required to attach a letter of application (specifying the position number), curriculum vita or resume, contact information for references, sample syllabus (Other Doc (1)), and assignments (Other Doc (2)).

Position Number:


Position Type:

Non-Tenure-Track Faculty

Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week):



9 Month Recurring

Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather:

Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather

Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events:

Non Mandatory - Emergency Event

Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?:


Department ID:

160201 - English


NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 4/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time