Instructor/Assistant Professor of English - Frostburg State University in Frostburg Maryland

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Frostburg State University

Frostburg, Maryland 21532

United States


Detailed Job Description

Frostburg State University, Department of English and Foreign Languages, seeks applications for two Instructor/Assistant Professor of English positions specializing in Professional Writing. These full-time, tenure-track positions will begin Fall 2016. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes University System of Maryland benefits package.

Responsibilities: One position will focus on teaching journalism and public-relations writing, one on teaching writing in the technical, scientific, and/or health professions. Please specify area of primary interest in letter of application. Both positions will teach four classes per semester in professional writing as well as other writing classes in the general-education requirement. Classes may include online components. Duties will include student advising, active research and professional development activities, and service to the Department, College, and community.

Minimum Qualifications: ABD in English or related field may be considered for appointment at the rank of Instructor. Experience teaching professional writing at the university level required.

Preferred Qualifications: Terminal degree in English or related field required for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Experience writing or editing professionally in related area such as journalism or a technical field is a plus.


Keyword Phrases

  • English
  • Professional Writing
  • Journalism
  • Public-relations Writing
  • Technical Writing
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Writing Samples
Best if Apply By 12/7/2015