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Assistant Professor, English - Professional Writing

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Work type: Faculty 9-month
Location: Jacksonville (Main Campus)
Categories: Faculty

Department:

English

Requested Start Date:

Fall 2020

Pay Range:

Commensurate with Experience

Normal Work Schedule:

Varies depending on department need and class schedule

Job Summary:

The Department of English at Jacksonville State University invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in Professional Writing, to begin Fall 2020.  The successful candidate will participate in and help shape a writing or professional writing concentration for the major.

Job Responsibilities:

Teach four courses per semester in composition and areas of expertise; conduct scholarly research sufficient for tenure and advancement; engage in appropriate department, school, and university service.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in English required by August 2020, with an emphasis in Professional Writing.
  • Ability to teach composition required.
  • Evidence of good teaching and scholarly potential required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise in one or more areas in writing for the web, grant writing and editing, disability studies, film studies, or creative writing preferred.
  • Interest in/experience with teaching online courses desirable.

Required Documents:

  1. CV
  2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  3. Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  4. Transcript

Application Deadline: 

November 15, 2019

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