Saint Augustine's University English Department: Assistant Professor

Position Summary:

The Department of English at Saint Augustine’s University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor, tenure track, in English. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching core composition and upper-level courses.  The candidate will also advise majors and have an active research agenda. Other responsibilities include maintaining a high level of professional activity and service to the College. Preference will be given to those candidates who strive to be master teachers yet remain active within the discipline, who are committed to the mentoring of students, and who have successfully worked with culturally diverse populations. A 12-hour teaching load (four courses) is expected each semester.


The successful candidate will have: 1) PhD in Rhetoric and Composition; 2) experience teaching at the college level; 3) the ability to develop and coordinator programming; 4) knowledge of experience with multimedia technology; 5) successful experience interacting with culturally diverse populations; and 6) evidence of scholarly presentation and publication or potential thereof.


To expedite, send email of interest and CV to Dr. Lynne T. Jefferson, Chair of English at

Closing Date:

Review of applications will close on June 19, 2015.