Your initial duties will include teaching; course and/or curriculum
development; involvement on College and University committees
and/or initiatives; as well as duties as assigned. Florida Gulf
Coast University is a comprehensive university dedicated to quality
education, research, and service. All Faculty are expected to be
excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs;
committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting in
improved student learning; committed to effective use of technology
including distance learning; involved in scholarly activities as
appropriate to appointment; and provide service to the College,
University and Community. Teaching assignments may be on the main
campus or at off-campus sites within our region.
Typical duties include but are not limited to:
Responsibilities could include teaching up to three sections of
Composition per semester. Other Duties
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Additional Job Description
Required Qualifications Master’s degree from an
accredited institution or equivalent accreditation in English; or
Master’s degree in a related area with 18 hours of coursework in
English at the graduate level with a minimum of one full year
teaching experience at the university level. Interest in
teaching Composition I and II. Experience participating in
an innovative English program and general education program.
High level of professionalism and strong commitment to students
required. Preferred Qualifications
Master’s degree in English from an accredited institution or
equivalent accreditation. Three years of teaching experience
at the university level. Knowledge, Skills, and
Abilities All employees are expected to:
- Promote a common purpose consistent with stated University
goals and demonstrate a commitment to students and the learning
- Possess the knowledge of general written standards and
procedures utilized, and have the ability to read, interpret, and
follow procedural and policy manual related to the job
- Demonstrate the ability to respond to supervision, guidance
and direction in a positive, receptive manner and in accordance
with stated policies.
- Provide quality customer service by creating a welcoming and
- Present a professional image in word, action and
- Demonstrate professionalism in dealing with a diverse
population while understanding and respecting each other’s view of
the world, personalities and working styles.
- Apply effective techniques to create working relationships
with others to achieve common goals; successfully communicates and
collaborates with others to achieve goals.
- Demonstrate skills necessary to look at situations and
processes critically to make recommendations for
FGCU is an EOE AA /F/Vet/Disability Employer.