Instructor 9 Mo of English and Philosophy - F00412

Arkansas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Please note: All postings close at 12 A.M. CST on the closing date.


Position Summary:

Faculty members deliver instruction, carry out research, perform service for their respective professions and community, and participate in the management of the University through shared governance. Each member of the faculty has the duty to deliver instruction and maintain a learning environment consistent with the highest standards of the profession. The faculty has a responsibility to set degree requirements, assess when they are met, and establish and maintain curricula that meet professional standards and fulfill the educational goals of the University.

Duties & Responsibilities:


Teaching load of the faculty is normally fifteen hours per semester

Faculty will also engage in service, including supporting First-Year Writing events such as the National Day on Writing and the Composition Colloquium, and participating in professional development workshops



Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization including special abilities


General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance



We are seeking a dynamic, qualified colleague who uses modern composition methods and pedagogues in the classroom

Applicants must include a CV with a list of three references, teaching evaluations, a sample assignment (can be small/scaffolding, but ideally should be something unique to a composition course they teach), and a 2-page single-spaced cover letter contextualizing that assignment and articulating the applicant’s teaching philosophy more generally.


Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Master's Degree appropriate for the discipline and professional experience appropriate to the discipline is required