Instructor / Assistant Professor of English
Posting Details Position Information Posting Number F00004 Site Location Full or Part Time Full Time Number of Months 10 months Work Schedule Regular or Temporary Employment Regular Position End Date (if temporary) Tenure Status Position Description Position Title Instructor / Assistant Professor of English Position Number Job Description Summary Full-time faculty at East Georgia State College teach 15-16 semester credit hours on and/or off campus, day and/or evening. In addition to teaching, faculty are responsible for professional development, service to the institution and community, academic advisement, and instructional assessment. Major Duties Knowledge Required by the Position Doctorate preferred. Master’s degree with a minimum of eighteen graduate semester credit hours of subject specific work in the field required. Candidates should be committed to the two-year college mission, with a primary interest in the teaching/learning process as related to the two-year college student. The successful candidates for the mathematics and English positions must have a strong interest in teaching developmental courses and working with under-prepared students. Commitment to excellent student advising is essential. Competence in electronic communications, as well as distance learning, is desired. Supervisory Controls Guidelines Complexity/Scope of Work Contacts Physical Demands Supervisory and Management Responsibility Minimum Qualifications Master’s degree with a minimum of eighteen graduate semester credit hours of subject specific work in the field required. Preferred Qualifications Doctorate preferred. Posting Detail Information AA/EEO Statement Individuals who need reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources at 478-289-2035. Deaf and Hard of Hearing callers may access our campus phone numbers by utilizing your state relay service (such as the Georgia Relay Service) or by utilizing Video Remote Services. East Georgia State College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Tobacco-free Institution, Federal law requires ID and employment eligibility verification prior to employment. Georgia is an Open Records state. East Georgia State College (EGSC) is an associate and baccalaureate degree granting, residential, liberal arts state college of the University System of Georgia, providing its students access to both academically transferable programs of study, collaborative programs in occupation-related fields, and targeted baccalaureate level degrees. East Georgia State College is accredited by the University System of Georgia, providing its students access to academically transferable programs of study, collaborative programs in occupation-related fields, and targeted baccalaureate level degrees. East Georgia State College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of East Georgia State College. Complete College Georgia East Georgia State College strives to create and maintain a learning environment maximizing the opportunity for each student to succeed. Each individual student’s academic success is important. Accordingly, every employee of the college has a responsibility to carry out his/her position duties in a manner which enhances the learning environment and communicates that message to students each working day. This position description describes the specific duties and responsibilities of this position. In addition, each EGSC staff member has the responsibility to contribute as needed to other projects and initiatives to assure that EGSC carries out its mission and attains its vision. This may, from time to time, require active participation on committees or performance of other duties not specifically described in this position description. Open Date 04/01/2014 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Background Check An offer of employment is contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with East Georgia State College, as determined by East Georgia State College in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials, and if applicable, a physical, satisfactory credit check, and a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR). Additional Information Applicant Documents Required Documents None Optional Documents None Posting Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).