English Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

This position exists for a dynamic teacher-scholar in the field of Composition and Rhetoric to teach composition courses in the University’s General Education program and courses for the English major and minor in composition and rhetoric.


Teaching four courses each fall and spring term, with the majority in General Education composition; professional development in the field; service to the department, school, university, and/or community, and student advising. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

Required Qualifications

PhD in English or closely related field conferred by January 2014.

Preferred Qualifications

PhD in English with a dissertation in the field of Composition and Rhetoric, PhD in Composition and Rhetoric, or PhD in Writing Studies.
Teaching experience in higher education, especially in an urban environment;demonstrated potential for scholarship in the field of composition and rhetoric, writing studies, or the scholarship of teaching and learning; a record of innovative teaching including the use of multi-modal writing assignments, visual rhetoric,or writing about writing; a record in universal course design and making the classroom or online learning environment accessible to all students. Experience in working with first generation students and ethnic minorities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application site, www.msudenverjobs.com.

In order for your file to be considered complete you will need to submit copies of transcripts. If you are unable to attach copies of your transcripts at the time of your application you will need to submit them via fax, e-mail, or mail
Fax: 303-556-6165
E-mail: ekleinfe@msudenver.edu
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Department of English
MSU Denver
P.O. Box 173362, CB 32
Denver, CO 80217-3362

Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • ENG - English
  • English Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I)
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • English / Literature
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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