Adjunct Faculty in Composition

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Job location: San Antonio TAMUSA

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2021-03-19
Req: R-036314
Job Title

Adjunct Faculty in Composition


Texas A&M University - San Antonio


Department of Language, Literature, and Arts

Proposed Minimum Salary


Job Location

San Antonio, Texas

Job Type


Job Description

Texas A&M University-San Antonio seeks part-time faculty for the Fall 2021 semester. Successful candidates will teach undergraduate courses in English Composition, Technical Writing, and/or Integrated Reading and Writing based on academic qualifications. The number of available courses and positions will depend on departmental need.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in English, or a related field, from a regionally accredited institution

  • A minimum of 18 graduate hours in English or related field

  • A minimum of one year college or university teaching experience

  • Experience teaching composition, technical writing, and/or integrated reading and writing preferred

  • Experience teaching non-traditional, first-generation, culturally diverse students preferred

  • Experience with contemporary instructional technologies such as learning management systems and e-portfolios preferred

  • Complete Ph.D. in English or related field preferred

Application Process:

Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at: Applicants must complete online (1) the application/Faculty Form, and upload (2) the letter of interest, (3) curriculum vita, and (4) unofficial copies of transcripts.

The priority date for applications is Friday, March 26, 2021. The position is open until filled.

Finalists will be required to provide three current, original letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters should be less than one year old and should bear the writer’s actual signature.

Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas A&M University-San Antonio, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator (e.g., AACRAO;

The selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.

Please direct any questions to Dr. Scott Gage (

For detailed instructions on how to apply for any position on our website, please use the following link:

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Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting the application. Once application is submitted, no changes or revisions can be made.

In compliance with ADA, if accommodations are needed for the application process, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/24/2021
Application Due: 6/22/2021
Work Type: Full Time