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Arizona State University - (Job# 12791)
Instructor, 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 2019.

Minimum qualifications:

    • MA in Rhetoric and Composition, English Education, Linguistics, Literature, or related discipline; or MFA in Creative Writing
    • 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: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/asu/english the following:

    • A letter of application,
    • Current curriculum vita (CV);
    • One-page statement of teaching philosophy,
    • 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: Shirley.Rose@asu.edu. Initial application deadline is April 18, 2019; 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. ASU's full non-discrimination statement (ACD401) is located on the ASU website at: https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html
https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/

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Arizona State University JOB # 12745
Job Rank: Instructor Specialty: Film and Media Studies

The Department of English at Arizona State University invites applications for an Instructor position in Film and Media Studies with an anticipated start date of August 2019. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment made on an academic year basis (Aug 16 – May 15).

Essential Functions of the job:

The successful candidate will be expected to:
• Teach undergraduate and graduate students in Film and Media Studies courses
• Contribute to curriculum development
• Engage in professional, university, and community service as appropriate

Minimum Qualifications

• Ph.D. in Film and Media Studies or related discipline in hand by the time of appointment
• Specialization in game studies
• Evidence of strong commitment to teaching and at least two years of experience teaching at the college level

Desired Qualifications:

• Evidence of an active research profile
• Demonstrated success meeting the needs of underrepresented student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities
• Experience with online education

To apply, please send electronically to: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/asu/english

  1. a current curriculum vita;
  2. a letter outlining a teaching philosophy that includes a description of how the applicant's experiences fit the area(s) of expertise listed above;
  3. the names, positions, and contact information of three references.

No paper applications, faxes or emails will be accepted.

Initial Application Deadline is March 1, 2019; if not filled, applications will be reviewed every Monday thereafter until the 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/aad/manuals/acd/acd401/ https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/.

Faculty Associate (JOB #12746)
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 either Spring 2019, Summer 2019 or Fall 2019.

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: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/asu/english 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 February 15, 2019 and continue on the 15th and 30th 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.

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/

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