LECTURER - LITERATURES IN ENGLISH

Employer
Ithaca College
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Aug 12, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Other Education, Humanities, English & Literature, Foreign Languages & Literatures, Other Humanities
Employment Type
Part Time


The Ithaca College Department of Literatures in English invites applications for two part-time lecturers in literature. Our primary objective is to cover sections of ENGL: 11300 Intro to Poetry and ENGL: 21900 Shakespeare in AY '22-'23. Literature courses may be available in AY '23-'24 as well. We seek candidates with experience teaching fiction and poetry on the undergraduate level and a commitment to inclusive excellence.





Description for Internal Candidates



The Ithaca College Department of Literatures in English invites applications for two part-time lecturers in literature. Our primary objective is to cover sections of ENGL: 11300 Intro to Poetry and ENGL: 21900 Shakespeare in AY '22-'23. Literature courses may be available in AY '23-'24 as well. We seek candidates with experience teaching fiction and poetry on the undergraduate level and a commitment to inclusive excellence.

Required Qualifications:
  • MA or Ph.D. in English/Literature or other appropriate degree in related field. (ABDs with significant undergraduate teaching experience will be considered.)
  • Experience/desire for teaching undergraduates

    Contributions to Inclusive Excellence:

    Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated. Applicants are encouraged to articulate their experience, expertise, or interest in any of the following:
  • Facilitation of discussions on diversity, marginalization, or inclusion in the classroom
  • Experience teaching in ways that meet the varied learning needs and interests of a diverse student population
  • Commitment to encouraging and promoting success in all students, regardless of aptitude or achievement

    Application Instructions:

    Interested applicants must apply online at http://ithaca.edu/jobs/. A complete application package includes the following:

    · Curriculum vitae

    · Cover letter

    · The names and contact information of two professional or academic references that speak to the candidate’s teaching experience

    Questions about the position should be directed to Chris Holmes, department chair at cholmes@ithaca.edu . Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at 607-274-8000 or humanresources@ithaca.edu.

    Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.

    All bargaining unit faculty members shall be covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Ithaca College and Services Employees International Union, Local 200 United. Part-time or adjunct bargaining unit employees are all part-time faculty employed by Ithaca College at its Ithaca, New York campus including but not limited to faculty in the titles of Lecturer or Adjunct. Information about the Union can be found here: http://www.ithaca.edu/hr/contingent_unions/ . Successful candidates will be required to meet with union leadership prior to their first day.

    Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position.
Hiring rate: $1,812.03 per credit hour.

About Us
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.

We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.

We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.

When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.

Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.

To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at http://ithaca.edu

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