Lecturer in Professional Writing - McDaniel College

McDaniel College
Visiting Lecturer in Professional Writing

McDaniel College invites applications for a one-year position as Visiting Lecturer in the English Department for the 2012-2013 academic year. The candidate's principal specialization should be Professional Writing; experience teaching in a media-rich environment is strongly preferred.

The Lecturer will teach Professional Writing and First Year Composition each semester. Teaching load is 2-2. Position is considered half-time and carries full benefits; salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. There is opportunity to teach a third course (FYC) for additional compensation.

Master's degree required, ABD strongly preferred, in English, Rhetoric/Composition, Writing, or a related field.
To apply, send a c.v., letter of application including a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references, to Dr. Robert Kachur, Chair, Department of English, at http://www2.mcdaniel.edu/apply/ENVP/

Review of applications begins May 29, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.

One of forty colleges and universities nationwide known for its success at changing the lives of its students, McDaniel College is a selective, liberal arts college located in central Maryland, an hour's drive from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Its primary commitment to outstanding teaching and to fostering critical and creative thinking, and humane and responsible action. McDaniel College is an AA/EOE institution and welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity.