Instructor or Assistant Professor of English

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Instructor or Assistant Professor of English

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Nine-Month Faculty ASUB

Campus Location:

ASU Beebe

Job Description:

Arkansas State University – Beebe, a two-year residential community college associated with the Arkansas State University System, invites applications for a full-time, promotion eligible, Instructor or Assistant Professor of English to begin August 2021.

The successful candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of the discipline and teach developmental English and English composition. The ideal candidate will also be qualified to teach Oral Communication/Speech.

The individual hired will:
•Teach Face to Face, Hybrid, Zoom, and Online course offerings as needed
•Teach at our satellite locations as needed
•Maintain a roster of advisees across many Arts & Humanities disciplines
•Assist with curriculum development and review
•Participate in course and program assessment
•Engage in student recruitment and retention initiatives
•Serve on institutional committees

The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire for teaching and community engagement rather than research and publishing.

Candidates with experience teaching developmental English and Oral Communication/Speech are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Composition & Rhetoric, English, or closely related field. Strong computer and technology skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

One to three years teaching experience. Master’s degree in Composition & Rhetoric, English, or closely related field. Individuals who also possess a master’s degree in Communication or closely related field or at least 18 graduate hours in Communication or closely related discipline are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Salary or Salary Range:

$38,425 Master's/$48,125 Doctorate







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Background Check Statement:

This position will be subject to a pre-employment criminal, sex-offender registry background check. In cases where pre-determined, an additional financial/credit history/ background check may be required as well. Convictions that have been sealed or legally eradicated and misdemeanor convictions for which probation was completed and the case was dismissed, will be excluded. Disclosure does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors such as dates of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, rehabilitation and position applied for will be taken into account.

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ASU Beebe EEO Statement:

Arkansas State University-Beebe shall provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, and shall strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout our campuses for faculty and staff. Our goal is to foster a workplace community where individuals are valued for their diverse backgrounds and differences.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

NOTE: If you are a veteran, disabled veteran, or spouse of a deceased veteran and would like Veteran’s Preference, we will need to see proof of status in order to grant that. Please see Veteran’s Preference section of the application for specific proof.




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Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 5/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time