Lecturer of English

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Fayetteville, NORTH CAROLINA
Job Type: FullTime

Position Information

Position Title: Lecturer of English
Position Number: 000205
Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
Department: Department of English
Posting Number: 0401139
Job Category: Professional
Hiring Range:
Minimum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Maximum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Overall Position Competency: EHRA
Description of primary duties and responsibilities:

Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina and the second oldest public institution of higher education in the state. Founded in 1867 as the Howard School for the education of African Americans, today FSU serves a growing student body of approximately 6,000 and ranks among the nation’s most diverse campus communities.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:
The Department of English located in the College of Arts and Sciences at Fayetteville State University offers programs and curricula that explore the relationship among language, literature, history, culture and new media. We offer two undergraduate degrees and three graduate certificate programs, including a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature, a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature with a Teaching/Licensure concentration, a graduate certificate in Professional Writing, Teaching of Writing and English as a Second Language.

Description of Work Continued:

Primary Purpose of the Position:
The Department of English at Fayetteville State University is seeking to fill a two-year, fixed-term Lecturer position to allow for more composition course offerings in the academic year. Qualified applicants should be able to teach courses that support our general education core courses in English composition and teach major core and elective courses within the English Department appropriate to candidate’s expertise. Applicants will be expected to help support the general mission of the Department through mentoring and service on committees.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of English seeks applications for one full-time lecturer to teach undergraduate Composition courses in the department. The selected candidate will teach four courses each semester. The duties of the lecturer are instructional and administrative including completion of annual composition assessment requirements and committee work within the department.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Masters of English from an accredited institution.

Knowledge skills and abilities:
Preferred Qualifications:

-Previous experience in teaching Composition courses at an accredited college or university

-An established record of excellent teaching

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
EEO Statement:

This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable), academic verification and credit history check (if applicable).
Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and employment and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

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