Position's Functional Title
AY22/23 Adjunct Faculty - English
Position Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Governors State University’s College of Arts and Sciences seeks to
create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach
courses in our English program during AY22/23. The major
responsibilities of an adjunct faculty member are to teach English
courses. Courses taught by adjunct faculty in the above programs
are for undergraduates. Adjunct faculty should be able to support
their course(s) online and use appropriate software tools. Please
visit www.govst.edu/cas for more information about the programs and
courses offered for undergraduates and graduates.
Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile,
attach a curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of reference or
letters of recommendation for consideration.
At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as
temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific
course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not
tenure-track, not a part of the faculty bargaining unit, and are
not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.
Master’s degree in English or Ph.D. in English or closely related
field with teaching experience. The desired candidate(s) need(s) to
have the ability to teach courses at the college level.
The ideal candidate will have experience teaching undergraduate,
graduate, and/or online courses in English and related fields.
Open Until Filled
Type of Search
Quicklink for Posting
Special Instructions to Applicants
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * What is the highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associates Degree
- Bachelors Degree
- Masters Degree
- Doctorate Degree
- * Do you have at minimum, an MA in English or a closely related
- * Do you have experience teaching at the college/university
- * Experience teaching in online/hybrid delivery?
- * Please select your availability to teach.
- Days only
- Evenings only
- Weekends only
- Days and Evenings only
- Days, Evenings and Weekends
- Evenings and Weekends only
- Online only
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- List of Three Professional References
- Letter of Recommendation
- Teaching Philosophy
- Written Response to Interview Question 1