English, Full-time Tenure Track Faculty #013126

Bellevue, King County
Jan 02, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The English Department in the Arts and Humanities Division at Bellevue College announces an opening for two Full-time Tenure Track Faculty positions, beginning Fall Quarter, 2014. Instructors will teach a minimum load of 15 credits (three classes) per quarter in developmental and college-level composition courses, which offered in classroom, hybrid, and distance learning or on-line modalities. The instructors also develop curriculum and learning experiences, advise, and develop other strategies to help students succeed and meet learning outcomes using technology as best fits the needs of the students. Minimum qualifications required to be considered an applicant for the position include: •Master's degree from an accredited institution in English, Composition Studies, Rhetoric, or other related field (articulate in a cover letter how your degree has prepared you for this specific position) •Two years of experience in teaching Composition in higher education •Experience teaching writing to native and non-native speakers, those with physical and learning disabilities, students from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, and students at diverse levels of academic preparation •Demonstrated commitment to pluralism and multiculturalism in pedagogy •Experience or preparation in at least two of the following areas: Program/department, leadership and governance, technical writing, literature and/or learning communities, hybrid and/or online course development and instruction Some combination of the following qualifications is preferred: •Experience with innovative teaching and learning strategies in developmental composition •Experience with learner-centered teaching and collaborative learning •Experience engaging in professional development activities •Teaching or professional experience as a technical writer •Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to teaching and learning theory, curriculum development, and assessment of learning outcomes Applications received by January 12, 2014 will receive first consideration. Applications received by February 20, 2014 will receive second consideration. To apply, go to www.bellevuecollege.edu/jobs and review the full job announcement, required documents to be attached, and full application instructions.