Full-Time Lecturer in English Literature

Dartmouth, Bristol County / North Dartmouth, Bristol County
Mar 28, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of English at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth seeks a Full-Time Lecturer in English Literature. A successful candidate will be expected to develop and teach general education courses that would be attractive to students from all majors, as well as courses in the area of specialization. The candidate may also be asked to teach first year writing, as needed. We are looking for an enthusiastic teacher who can help provide a dynamic curriculum to students across the university and in the major. Requirements: PhD in English or closely related field; documented evidence of college-level teaching excellence. In addition to teaching introductory and intermediary courses, we are looking for a dedicated colleague interested in student success who can assist with advising. Teaching expectations are four courses per semester. ABD candidates will be considered, but Ph.D. must be completed by September 1, 2014. Candidates should electronically submit Cover Letter, CV, Teaching Statement, and 3 letters of recommendation to: www.umassd.edu/hr/employmentopportunities Review of applications will begin April 10th and continue until the position is filled.