Adjunct Instructor of English

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Adjunct Instructor of English

St Augustine, FL
Open Date:
Jun 1, 2021
Close Date:
Aug 15, 2021

To instruct students at Flagler College and to exhibit professional conduct in the performance of assigned tasks.  We are seeking an instructor to teach First-Year Composition.

Essential duties include the following:

- Teach assigned course in English. Prepare a detailed syllabus for each course and distribute a copy of the syllabus to each student. The syllabus must confirm to the requirements set forth in the Faculty Handbook and those that may be established by the department chair.

- Maintain weekly office hours. When classes are in session, part-time faculty are expected to be on campus at least one hour for each course taught to meet with students outsiide class. These meetings may take place immediately before or after class.

- Keep an accurate record of student attendance and report excessive absences to the Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs.

- Maintain an accurate record of grades and submit final grades in a timely manner to the Registrar.

- Seek ways to improve teaching effectiveness. Evaluate teaching effectiveness through student ratings of course and instruction and self-evaluation.




Master’s degree and 18 graduate hours from a regionally-accredited college or university in the teaching subject.

Preferred Qualifications  

MA, MFA or PhD from a regionally-accredited college or university with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in literature, or rhetoric and composition, or creative writing.

Teaching experience in First-Year Composition preferred.

Application Instructions:

Please provide a cover letter and CV, which includes information on previous courses taught.  Student evaluations and/or a teaching statement are also welcome.  Applicants who are selected for interviews will be asked to provide Letters of Recommendation, and any hires will need to provide transcripts before the start of work.




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Posted: 6/3/2021
Application Due: 8/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time