English Lecturer

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jan 20, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

English Lecturer
Lander University
Greenwood, South Carolina

Lecturer of English, beginning August 2021. Responsibilities include five courses per semester at the undergraduate level, primarily in first-year composition. Opportunities to teach courses other than composition may be available, depending upon lecturer’s area of specialization, and upon the department’s need. While not tenure-track, the position does include the possibility of promotion to Senior Lecturer.

Minimum Requirements: MA or MFA with at least 18 graduate credit hours in English; evidence of excellence in teaching first-year writing.

Preferred: PhD (or ABD) in composition; experience teaching writing both face-to-face and hybrid or online classes.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Please send a letter detailing philosophy of teaching and professional goals, curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, and a list of at least three references to Melody Johnson, Administrative Specialist, Department of English and Foreign Languages, College of Arts and Humanities, Lander University, at mjohnson@lander.edu.

Dossier may be requested later.

Lander University is a tobacco-free campus. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.

Lander University is committed to equal opportunity employment and being an employer of choice. Lander believes that corresponding differences within the faculty and staff, whether based on ethnicity, race, gender, religion, age, or other experiences, are tremendous assets to the role of Lander as an educational institution and within the community, region, and state. Moreover, Lander is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. As a result, it is the policy and commitment of Lander that it will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or other protected characteristics. AA / EOE / ADA / Title IX/EO/AA Employer

For more information about the University and Greenwood, SC, please visit the following address. https://www.lander.edu/about