Adjunct Lecturer, Literature - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Bentley University Department of English and Media Studies is currently seeking an adjunct instructor to teach the following literature course:

Forms of Nonfiction: This course examines the most protean of literary forms, the essay, and explores its development into a flexible medium capable of reflecting on personal matters as well as sports, business, politics, food, and science exploration. Authors are chosen by the instructor, and have included such writers as Michel de Montaigne and Samuel Johnson as well as contemporary American writers such as Annie Dillard and Stephen Jay Gould. The theme varies from year to year. This course has already been scheduled and filled. It meets Mon/Thurs., 12:45-2:00 PM.  

Additional Description of Duties:

Experience teaching literature at the college level is required. Preference will be given to candidates with an appropriate terminal degree and facility in the use of information technology in the classroom.  

Position Qualifications

As a leader in business education, Bentley University's mission is to create knowledge within and across business and the arts and sciences and to educate creative, ethical, and socially responsible organizational leaders. Bentley is an equal opportunity employer, building strength through diversity, and welcomes applications from members of under-represented groups.

Master's Degree required. PhD or appropriate terminal degree preferred.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please upload your CV, Cover Letter and a statement about your approach to teaching literature via the "Teaching Philosophy" tab.

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.  

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.  

Keyword Phrases

  • English and Media Studies
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Literature
  • Business University
  • STAR - Scholarship, Teaching, Advising, Research
  • Corporate & Community Partnerships
  • English / Literature
  • Liberal Arts & Humanities Adjunct
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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