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Arizona State University -– Job # 16694
Rank: Instructor
Specialty: Writing Programs

The Department of English at Arizona State University invites applications for the position of Instructor. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses primarily in the Writing Program and in other disciplinary areas within the department as needed. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment made on an academic year basis (Aug 16 – May 15). A typical full-time course load is five classes per academic semester. Subsequent annual renewal is possible contingent upon satisfactory performance, the needs of the unit, availability of resources, and sufficient enrollment in assigned courses.

Anticipated start date is: August 2021.

Minimum qualifications:

  • MA in Rhetoric and Composition, English Education, Linguistics, Literature, or related discipline; or MFA in Creative Writing at time of appointment.
  • Three years’ experience in higher education teaching composition courses, and evidence of effective teaching.

Desired qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or evidence of graduate coursework beyond the Master' level in Rhetoric and Composition or related areas;
  • Experience writing teaching at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum.
  • Evidence of experience in both theory and practice within a writing intensive field, such as: academic writing, creative writing, developmental writing, disciplinary writing, second language writing, and workplace writing.
  • Evidence of participation in relevant professional development; evidence of experience teaching multi-media composing or online/hybrid courses.
  • Demonstrated success meeting the needs of underrepresented student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities

This is a paperless search; only electronic materials will be accepted. To apply, please submit electronically to:

http://apply.interfolio.com/85381 the following:

  • A letter of application,
  • Current curriculum vita (CV);
  • One-page statement of teaching philosophy,
  • A statement addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance ASU’s commitment to inclusive excellence.
  • Three letters of recommendation about teaching ability,
  • Unofficial graduate transcripts, and a summary of recent teaching evaluations.

No paper applications, faxes or emails will be accepted.

The applicant’s last name should appear in each uploaded file name. Questions about the position should be directed to the search committee chair at: dr.kjensen@asu.edu. Initial review of application will begin on May 17, 2021 if not filled, applications review will continue every week thereafter until search is closed.

A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html  

https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/

In compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources.  ASU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at https://www.asu.edu/police/PDFs/ASU-Clery-Report.pdf  You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU Police Department at 480-965-3456.

Faculty Associate (JOB # 16791)
Arizona State University
Department of English 

The Department of English on the Tempe Campus at Arizona State University invites applications for Faculty Associates to teach lower, upper division, and/or graduate courses, online and/or on-campus in: Creative Writing; English Education; Film and Media Studies; Linguistics and Applied Linguistics; Literature; Writing, Rhetorics and Literacies, and/or Writing Programs. These positions are one semester appointments, part time, non-benefits eligible with no tenure implications. A typical Faculty Associate course load is one to two classes per semester. Teaching duties include:  preparing course materials, responding to and evaluating student work, and availability for one-on-one assistance (via weekly office hours for on-campus classes and electronically for online classes).  Anticipated start date is: Fall 2021, Spring 2022 and Summer 2022.

Learn more about what The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has to offer by visiting https://thecollege.asu.edu/faculty.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in relevant field by time of appointment
  • Evidence of effective teaching

Desired qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in relevant field by time of appointment
  • Record of scholarly publication and/or evidence of professional development in relevant field
  • Minimum of two years of post-secondary teaching experience (to be considered for composition courses, this experience must be in composition)

This is a paperless search; only electronic materials will be accepted. To apply, please submit electronically to: http://apply.interfolio.com/88770 the following:

  • Cover Letter of application
  • Curriculum vita (CV)
  • One-page statement of teaching philosophy
  • Three letters of recommendation about teaching ability
  • Unofficial graduate transcripts
  • A summary of recent teaching evaluations

Initial review of applications will begin on July 1, 2021 and continue on a weekly basis in subsequent months throughout the academic year as needed until the search is closed. Faculty Associate vacancy announcements will be posted on an annual basis. Applicants who are not hired within the current academic year are welcome to re-apply - applications do not roll forward from the previous pool recruitment.

The College values our cultural and intellectual diversity, and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.

A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
ASU’s full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) is located on the ASU website at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/.

In compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources.  ASU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at https://www.asu.edu/police/PDFs/ASU-Clery-Report.pdf  You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU Police Department at 480-965-3456.

Praxis of Indigenous Knowledges and Collective Mentorship Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Job #16731

The Center for Imagination in the Borderlands (CIB), in the Humanities Division of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, at Arizona State University (ASU), invites applications for a two-year Mellon Postdoctoral Research Scholar Fellowship as part of the Praxis of Indigenous Knowledge and Collective Mentorship Program. The postdoctoral research scholar will begin Fall 2021 and offers a stipend of $62,000/year. 

ASU is embarking on a four-year project to imagine new structures and forms of Indigenous intellectualism, creativity, and mentorship within the university and in our resounding communities. We seek scholars who are willing to participate in autonomous and collective imaginings which reconsider the presence and practices of Indigenous scholarship, creative freedom, knowledge dissemination, and relational mentorship. We seek to recruit Postdoctoral Research Scholar who have the potential to assume a tenure-track faculty position and who would benefit from a mentored professional development opportunity.   

Postdoctoral Research Scholar will be responsible for creating and teaching one new undergraduate course in each year of their fellowship. Candidates should propose an introductory 100-level course or an advanced 400-level course. These courses should be conceived of as seminars or lecture courses, and should engage a candidate’s intellectual interests as they relate to larger questions of Indigeneity. The ideal course will press and escalate the institution toward a new and different future of Indigenous presence in the institution.

Postdoctoral Research Scholar will also commit to working with a small group of undergraduate and graduate students, offer one public talk per year, engage in regular conversations with other Indigenous artists and scholars, and advance their own scholarship and writing. They will be asked to help advance the efforts of the Center for Imagination in the Borderlands.

Preference will be given to candidates whose research and teaching focuses on Indigenous scholarship, creativity, or knowledges. We seek those who are willing to think alongside our community to create new ways of thinking about scholarship, teaching, learning and mentorship. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible, fiscal-year (July 1-June 30) appointment.

The College values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.

Learn more about what The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has to offer by viewing https://thecollege.asu.edu/faculty. Arizona State University is a leading major public university committed to inclusion and excellence in research and education.

Required Qualifications

  • Applicants eligible for the Mellon Postdoctoral Research Scholar for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 fiscal years include those who have received the Ph.D. degree after September 1, 2017 and no later than July 15, 2021.
  • Applicants who do not have the Ph.D. in hand at the time of application must include a letter from the committee chair or department stating that the Ph.D. degree will be conferred before the term of the fellowship begins.
  • International applicants are welcome to apply, contingent upon visa eligibility.
  • Applicants should have a related degree or course work in the field in the Humanities or the humanistic Social Sciences.

Desired Qualifications

  • Evidence of achievement and promise in research and writing in intellectual history and social thought; a demonstrated ability to teach introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses relevant to political history via various modes of delivery (ex. classroom, hybrid and online).

This is a paperless search; only electronic materials will be accepted. To apply, please submit electronically to: http://apply.interfolio.com/86525the following:

1)      Cover letter explaining qualifications, accomplishments in research and teaching, and future plans in research and teaching, including date or expected date of Ph.D;

2)      Current curriculum vita (CV);

3)      Course proposal with sample syllabus for introductory 100-level course;

4)      Course proposal with sample syllabus for upper 400-level course;

5)      One writing sample (30-page limit);

6)      Letter of degree conferral (only for applicants who do not have the Ph.D. in hand by January 15, 2021);

7)      We will ask for references only if candidacy advances.

No paper applications, faxes or emails will be accepted.

Initial review of application will begin on May 17, 2021;  if not filled, applications review will continue every week thereafter until search is closed. Questions about the position should be directed to the search committee chair at Bryan.Brayboy@asu.edu.

A background check is required for employment. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

(See https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/)

In compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources.  ASU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at https://www.asu.edu/police/PDFs/ASU-Clery-Report.pdf  You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU Police Department at 480-965-3456.

Student Worker III Position: Course Graders (FWS Eligible) in The Department of English

Semesters: Summer 21 or Spring 21

The English Department in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, at ASU, is currently seeking a qualified ASU student to fill a position as Course Grader in one or more of the following areas: Creative Writing English Education Film and Media Studies Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Literature Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies Course Graders could potentially grade for online or in-person courses at the undergraduate or graduate level.

The posted pay rate is $12.42 per hour.

Students may apply by going to https://students.asu.edu/employment/search then searching on-campus jobs for position 65049BR. Note “on-campus” just means the unit offering the job is on-campus; this ad covers online-only grading as well.

Include in your application: a cover letter that explains qualifications, a c.v. or resume that contains a list of pertinent courses taken and the contact information of at least one faculty member who could be asked to provide a brief letter of recommendation for you.

Office Asst (Main Front Office)(FWS eligible)
Student Worker II
67028BRAT

Job Description

The Department of English seeks an Office Assistant to provide high-quality customer service in the Department Main Office. This position will provide support to the Academic Advising team in delivering services to majors, minors and certificate students in English and Film and Media Studies. Employees will work under the supervision of the Office Coordinator and the Academic Success Coordinator.

The posted pay rate is $12.50 per hour.

Students may apply by going to https://students.asu.edu/employment/search then searching on-campus jobs for position 67028BRAT.

Student Graphic Designer (FWS Eligible)
Student Worker III
67002BR 

The Graphic Designer will support Project Humanities by creating marketing materials in accordance with ASU’s design and communication standards. The successful applicant will play a key role in strengthening the ASU brand and Project Humanities presence and will be highly visible at Project Humanities functions whenever possible. This position reports directly to the Coordinator and the Director of Project Humanities.

The posted pay rate is $14.00 per hour.

Students may apply by going to https://students.asu.edu/employment/search then searching on-campus jobs for position 67002BR.