Part-time Instructor in English

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Job Title: Part-time Instructor in English
Location: Clayton State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 225745
About Us

Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment which fosters both professional and personal development. The university is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.

The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We’ve been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For.

Department Information The Department of English offers undergraduate degrees and minors in English, with concentrations in writing (creative and professional), literature, and secondary education. The department also teaches first-year writing and literature survey courses in the general education curriculum. It offers English courses in two graduate degree programs: the multidisciplinary Master of Arts in Liberal Studies and the Master of Arts in Teaching in English. We offer the major 100% online and seated. For additional information, see

Job Summary Clayton State University is accepting applications for part-time instructors for fall 2021 and spring 2022 semesters to teach First-Year Writing (ENGL 1101 and 1102).

The successful part-time candidate will teach up to 2 sections per semester of Eng. 0999, 1101, and/or 1102 courses at one or more of the following locations:

  • Main Campus, Morrow, GA
  • Henry County Campus, McDonough, GA
  • Fayette Campus, Peachtree City, GA
  • Starr’s Mill High School, Fayetteville, GA
  • Whitewater High School, Fayetteville, GA
  • Hapeville Charter Academy, College Park, GA
  • Creekside High School, Fairburn, GA
  • Lovejoy High School, Hampton, GA
  • Charles Drew High School, Riverdale, GA
  • Forest Park High School, Forest Park, GA
  • Rockdale Career Academy, Conyers, GA
  • Teach up to two sections per semester of Eng. 0999, 1101, and/or 1102 courses
  • Use D2L for coursework and grades
  • Be available for office hours and student consultation
  • Complete administrative teaching tasks on time.
Required Qualifications
    An earned M.A. or higher in EnglishCoursework or training in rhetoric and compositionMicrosoft Word proficiencyTechnological literacy and a commitment to integrating technology into teaching and learningSuccessful experience teaching First-Year WritingCommittment to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic communityExcellen oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Required Documents to Attach

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of application that includes campus availability and interest, a statement of teaching writing philosophy, a curriculum vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the contact information for three current references. For full consideration, post documents by June 1, 2021; positions open until filled.

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Recourses at (678) 466-4230, or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.




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Posted: 4/8/2021
Application Due: 7/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time