Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

Adair Village, Benton County / Corvallis, Benton County
Mar 19, 2014

Job Title: Instructor Pool - 2013/2014

This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I (FBS) universities: No

Appointment Type: Academic Teaching/Research Faculty

Department: Sch of Wrtg Lit & Film 241210 CLA

Position Summary: The English Department in the School of Writing, Literature & Film invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term-by-term basis for the 2013-2014 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.

Instructors may be needed to teach on campus and Ecampus courses in the following areas: Composition, Technical and Professional Writing, Business Writing, Creative Writing, Intro to Literature and English-oriented ESL.

The primary mission of the School of Writing, Literature & Film is undergraduate education. The department offers the BA, MA, and MFA degrees in English.

Position Duties: 90% Instruction
Instructors may be needed to teach courses in undergraduate and graduate areas, either on-campus or on-line during Fall, Winter and Spring terms.

10% Service
Committees and/or training.

Position Duties (continued):

Working Conditions/Work Schedule:

Minimum/Required Qualifications: MA, MFA, or MSTC in English.

Teaching experience at the college or university level.

Evident commitment to educational equity.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications: PhD in English.

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

Scholarly Outcomes for Position (academic faculty only):

Posting Date: 04-01-2013

For Full Consideration Date: 08-15-2013

Closing Date: 06-15-2014

Recommended Full-Time Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants: For consideration to teach Fall 2013, applicants must apply by August 15, 2013.

When applying, you will be required to electronically upload the following documents:

1) A letter of application, describing how your experience, qualifications, and interests have prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach.

2) A curriculum vita/resume.

3) Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer, or mentor evaluations uploaded as Required Applicant Documents, "Other Document".

4) Additionally, arrange for three (3) letters of recommendation to be sent to:

Anita Helle
Department Of English
238 Moreland Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR 97331-5302

For additional information regarding this posting, please contact Ann Leen at 541-737-1635 or

Applications will be considered throughout the 2013/2014 academic year.

Oregon State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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