Adjunct English Composition Instructors

University of Evansville

Adjunct English Composition Instructors

About the University:

The University of Evansville (UE) was founded in 1854 and is located in Southwestern Indiana.  Since its inception, the University has enjoyed a strong relationship with the United Methodist Church, sharing with it a commitment to inclusiveness. Currently, the University’s full and part-time, undergraduate, adult, graduate and Harlaxton College (Grantham England) enrollment is 2,443 representing students from 55 countries and 44 states.  Faculty members are committed to scholarship, passionate about teaching, and preparing student for success. 

About the Positions:

The University is inviting applications for part-time instructor positions in the areas of Composition and First-Year Seminar as part of an innovative program offering opportunities to incorporate experiential learning, including game-based pedagogy, to actively engage students with texts and ideas while refining their discourse practices. Instructors can teach from a pre-designed syllabus or may develop their own syllabi around the courses’ established learning objectives and assignment models. Preference will be given to persons with training in composition pedagogy and college-level teaching experience.  Candidates with online/hybrid teaching proficiency is also desired.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in English, Literature, Creative Writing, Linguistics or related field.

Master’s degree and 18 graduate hours in English, Literature, Creative Writing, Linguistics or related field.

Compensation: Commensurate with education, experience and departmental budget.

How to Apply:

To apply please complete the online application at a single PDF file containing a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts and three references. Consideration of applications will begin in March 4, 2019. Official academic transcripts will be required at the time of hire.

The University of Evansville operates under a nondiscriminatory policy with regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, creed or religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and all federally protected groups/classes. Minorities and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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