The Ohio State University at Mansfield invites applications for a full-time lecturer in English to begin Autumn 2019. The successful candidate will teach first-year writing courses, including basic writing, with occasional opportunities for teaching second-year writing and other courses depending on expertise. The initial appointment is for one year, renewable on a yearly basis depending upon successful annual review and enrollment.
Please upload the following to complete your application
1. A letter of application that discusses teaching philosophy and approach to teaching first year writing, particularly to students who may be the first in their families to attend college
2. Your CV and a list of references with contact information
3. A representative syllabus, an assignment prompt for a major project, and a handout for an in-class activity accompanied by a description of the activity and the goals for that activity.
NOTE: You are able to save and edit your progress, but you may only submit the application once. Please be sure you have all of your materials uploaded and attached to your application before submitting it.
Additional Information for Applicants::
The Ohio State University’s highest priorities emphasize service to students and creating a community of inclusiveness and excellence. The Ohio State University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law.
Master's degree in English, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing Studies, or a related field and experience teaching college-level writing. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to teaching and undergraduate writing as informed by current theory and practice in Rhetoric and Composition.
Target Salary: Negotiable
Job Category: Instructional/Faculty
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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