Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor of English - University Campus (Saint Leo, Florida) - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida


United States
(FAC237)

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Detailed Job Description



Department:

School of Arts and Sciences

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.


The Department of Language Studies and the Arts is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time,one year non-tenure track)visiting faculty position to teach English composition and general education courses at our main campus during the 2015-2016 academic year.

This is a nine (9) month, visiting, full-time faculty appointment at the Instructor/Assistant/ Associate rank.


Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date of August 2015. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university); and student evaluations from the last year (at least six classes, an even mix of graduate and undergraduate).


An exceptional candidate possessing a doctorate degree with experience may be considered at the Associate level.


A candidate possessing a master’s degree with 18 graduate study hours in the discipline and demonstrated teaching with appropriate years of experience in higher education may be considered at the Instructor level.

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:

  • Teach 8 classes per year;
  • Teach on-ground undergraduate.
  • Be able to teach traditional and non-traditional age students; and
  • Demonstrate the ability to use discipline-related computer programs.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

MA or Ph.D. in English or related discipline.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must possess a minimum of a Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of related graduate study and/or credentials to teach English composition or general education literature.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in English or related discipline.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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