Pepperdine University’s English Program seeks to hire a Visiting
Assistant Professor in English literature (Modern / Postmodern).
Candidates with additional expertise in at least one of the
following areas are strongly preferred: Digital Humanities, Great
Books, Social Action and Justice. This is a one-year, full-time,
visiting faculty position beginning August 2022.
Strong preference will be granted to applicants with a
completed doctoral degree at the time of application; all
candidates must have completed their Ph.D. by August 1, 2022.
Position responsibilities will include teaching primarily in
literature and the general education program, but could also
include writing and composition.
All candidates will have a preference and demonstrated ability
for undergraduate teaching, a willingness to collaborate with
colleagues in other disciplines, outstanding oral and written
communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and an active
commitment to the https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.pepperdine.edu/about/our-story/mission-vision/&source=gmail&ust=1632331341125000&usg=AFQjCNFvzytSJ9LJY6OYWUarhfmkHFGAXQ">Christian
values of the University and the https://www.google.com/url?q=https://seaver.pepperdine.edu/about/our-story/seaver-mission/&source=gmail&ust=1632331341125000&usg=AFQjCNGZE6P-zIcSAU-AgBGOsl9LmtqpEg">mission
of Seaver College. Located near Los Angeles in Southern California,
Pepperdine University is especially interested in candidates who
can contribute through their teaching, research and service to the
diversity and excellence of the University and our surrounding
Review of applications begins October 25, 2021 and will continue
until the position is filled. Please submit all application
materials by clicking [Apply] at the top or bottom of this page or
Faculty Employment for additional information. A
background check will be required as a condition of employment.
Please address any inquiries regarding the position to:
Dr. John Peterson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Humanities and Teacher Education Division
Seaver College, Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263