English Composition Faculty

DATE OF NOTICE: February 29, 2008

CLOSING DATE: Priority will be given to completed applications received by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 28, 2008 in the HR Office. The position will remain open until filled.

LOCATION: Boulder County Campus

STARTING DATE: August 18, 2008

POSITION: Regular full-time faculty
(subject to the 2008/2009 budget plan)

Full-time faculty at FRCC teach 15 credit hours per semester and are expected to assume instructional leadership roles, which may include hiring and mentoring part-time instructors, developing curriculum, scheduling classes, student advising, contributing to department, campus, college and community initiatives, serving on departmental and college-wide committees, assessment of student academic achievement, and other college activities as assigned by the chair and dean.

Required: Master’s Degree in English or related subject, with a minimum of 18 graduate-level semester hours in Rhetoric or Composition.
Preferred: Two to three years (full-time equivalent) recent teaching experience at the post-secondary level. Experience teaching english courses, using computer-aided classrooms, and on-line teaching. Ph.D. and leadership experience desirable.

SALARY: Upper $30s to mid $40s based on education and experience. This is a 9 month position paid out over 12 months.

BENEFITS: Regular faculty positions receive paid annual and sick leave, group health, dental and life insurance with college cost participation, as well as a state retirement program.

SELECTION PROCESS: Preliminary screening will be made on the basis of completed application package submitted by candidate which must include:
cover letter of interest detailing your education and experience as related to the position, FRCC Application for Exempt Employment, resume, a one page summary of your teaching philosophy and an unofficial copy of college/university transcripts. If hired, official college transcripts will be required. Please review the job duties and minimum requirements carefully. It is your responsibility to demonstrate on your application that you meet all of the minimum requirements listed above to be considered. Failure to do so will result in your application being rejected. Selected applicants who meet the minimum requirements will be invited by the screening committee for interviews. All application materials become the property of Front Range Community College and cannot be copied. When applying for any other position at FRCC, a separate, completed application package must be submitted.

FRCC will conduct a criminal background check on all employment finalists to determine or verify background information. Employment offers are contingent upon receiving a satisfactory report. Felony convictions or conviction of crimes of moral turpitude or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from consideration for this position. Should your background check reveal any charges and convictions, it is your responsibility to provide FRCC Office of Human Resources with an official disposition of the charges.

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS: The State of Colorado fiscal rules require Direct Deposit for all new employees. Former employees of the Colorado Community College System or one of its 13 colleges, who were disciplinarily terminated or resigned in lieu of termination, must disclose this information on your application.

Front Range Community College has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and welcomes responses from women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.

CONTACT: Front Range Community College
Office of Human Resources
3645 W. 112th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031