Tenure Track Assistant Professor of English

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Tenure Track Assistant Professor of English

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The Department of Arts and Humanities at the College of Coastal Georgia invites applications for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor of English. The Department offers courses in the general education curriculum along with the B.A. in American Studies. This appointment is expected to begin August 1, 2021. This position is an academic year (10-month) appointment; summer teaching opportunities are based on student enrollment. Rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and experience.

Essential Duties:

The successful candidate will be a generalist with a demonstrated commitment to the teaching of composition. Responsibilities include teaching first-year composition, co-requisite / learning support, general education courses, and upper-level degree program courses as needed. The candidate must work cooperatively with others and be willing to teach face-to-face, hybrid, and online classes on the Brunswick campus and at the Camden center. While demonstrating excellence in teaching, the candidate will contribute to departmental and college committees, advise students, and demonstrate a commitment to scholarship and professional development.

Minimum Qualifications and Training:

  • Doctoral degree in English or a related field from a regionally accredited institution must be completed by August 2021.
  • Commitment to serving diverse student populations in a collegiate setting.
  • Experience teaching composition at the college level.
  • Demonstrated experience using technology effectively in the classroom.
  • Commitment to using high-impact practices (HIPs).

Preferred Qualifications and Training:

  • Two years of full-time experience teaching composition and English at the college level.
  • Experience teaching co-requisite / learning support.
  • Secondary expertise in American literature (pre-1900), American Studies, digital humanities, technical writing, cultural rhetorics, and/or the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL).

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The College of Coastal Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College supports equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, gender, national origin, status as a war veteran, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Based on the University system of Georgia’s policy, official sealed transcripts must be provided upon offer and acceptance of all Faculty positions.

CCGA Information:

College of Coastal Georgia is an undergraduate college in the University System of Georgia. Located on Georgia’s coast, the College campus is in Brunswick with additional outreach through the Camden Center in Kingsland. The vision of the College is to be a college of choice for students within Georgia and beyond, providing an outstanding education for tomorrow’s leaders and citizens through service-learning, global awareness and engaged entrepreneurship. With a strong emphasis on student retention, progression and timely graduation, the College offers baccalaureate degrees in American Studies, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Education, French, Health Informatics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics, Nursing (BSN), Psychology, Public Management, Spanish, and Workforce Management and Leadership, as well as career associate degrees in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, Nursing (ASN) and Radiologic Science. A veterans-friendly campus, the College is a designated Yellow Ribbon School. Approximately 3,000 students are served by more than 200 staff members and a teaching faculty of whom 52% hold doctoral degrees. CCGA is an active participant in the Complete College Georgia initiative designed to support community partnerships and develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills necessary to address the challenges of 21st century economic development and community wellbeing. For more information, visit the College website: http://www.ccga.edu

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Posted: 2/27/2021
Application Due: 3/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time