Instructor, Multi-year Contract Instructor Positions - FY16 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(0809359)

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Detailed Job Description

The English Department at The University of Alabama expects to hire several full-time instructors for non-tenure-earning renewable appointments of up to three years (annual renewal based upon satisfactory performance review, staffing needs, and funding). The assignment will be a full-time teaching load including 20% service. Minimum qualifications: MA in English or MFA in English; experience in teaching composition.


The English Department at The University of Alabama expects to hire several full-time instructors for non-tenure-earning renewable appointments of up to three years (annual renewal based upon satisfactory performance review, staffing needs, and funding). The assignment will be a full-time teaching load including 20% service. Minimum qualifications: MA in English or MFA in English; experience in teaching composition.

Preferred qualifications: PhD in English; experience in teaching literature surveys, technical writing, professional writing, introductory linguistics, ESL in the context of a First-year Writing Program, or advanced composition, as well as experience with writing centers, learning communities, or online teaching. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

Position begins August 16, 2015.

Applications must be submitted via the University website at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu

Unofficial transcripts need to be uploaded with applications as Other Documents.

In addition, three letters of recommendation should be sent to englishoffice@ua.edu.

Deadline: Submit applications by March 15, 2015 for best consideration; screening of applications will continue until all positions are filled.

http://www.english.ua.edu/



Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • ENGLISH
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • English / Literature
  • Writing
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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