Associate Professor/Professor of English

Associate Professor/Professor of English

National University is committed to making lifelong learning opportunities accessible, challenging, and relevant to a diverse student population. Dedicated to educational access and academic excellence, National University provides challenging and relevant programs that are student-centered, success-oriented, and have a proven balance of theoretical and practical attributes. As a nonprofit institution, National University invests in its students by providing them with quality educational instruction and learning technologies, superior faculty, and exemplary student services and student experience. The University seeks candidates who will contribute to its mission and the achievement of these goals.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D in English, Humanities, or related discipline. Demonstrated commitment to First-Year Experience, Student Success, and/or Undergraduate Student Retention programs. Demonstrated success in University-level teaching.
The successful candidate will be energetic, creative, and engaging, possessing the highest ethical standards, outstanding interpersonal skills, and the ability to lead multidisciplinary teams and build strong relationships across all affected parties. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to quality teaching and learning methods, including use of technology in the classroom.

RESPONSIBILITIES: This is a full-time teaching position with release time to support specific initiatives to enhance student achievement across the university, both within and beyond the classroom. These include, but are not limited to, cultivating continuous improvement in curriculum development; creating programs to support undergraduate transfer students; and enhancing the teaching/learning process via technology and other creative and innovative approaches.


SALARY: Commensurate with experience and level of appointment
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: To apply, submit cover letter and professional curriculum vitae or resume to Search Committee Chair Dr. Wanda G. Addison at Application deadline: January 31, 2014.