Assistant Professor of English, Full-Time, Tenure-Track - Saint Mary's College-California in Moraga California

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Saint Mary's College-California

Moraga, California

United States


Detailed Job Description

Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary’s offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary’s reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

Fall 2014:  Full-Time, Tenure-Track. The Department of English invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in English at the Assistant Professor level, emphasis in Modern/Contemporary Drama and Film.


Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in Film Analysis, Dramatic Literature, dramatic writing and/or screenwriting, along with courses in literature, freshman composition, the Collegiate Seminar Great Books Program, and the January Term. 

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (or D.F.A.)
  • Evidence of scholarly publication in Film and/or Theatre Studies
  • Strong teaching abilities
  • Ethusiasm for teaching in an intimate student-centered learning community

Salary Information

Depends on Qualifications


The department is committed to a multicultural curriculum taught by a culturally diverse faculty to a culturally diverse student body.  Application Instructions: Please apply on-line at Include a cover letter that specifically addresses how you meet the qualifications and are prepared to support the mission of the College. 2) Please submit a CV, a summary of teaching philosophy, a summary of current research plans.Saint Mary's is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.

Keyword Phrases

  • Catholic, Lasallian, liberal arts college
  • De La Salle Christian Brothers
  • committed to the educational benefits of diversity
  • English / Literature
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter