This tenure track Assistant Professor position will teach undergraduate level courses in English, is expected to contribute expertise to student advising and is also expected to seek and acquire external funding and contracts for relevant research projects, and participate in department, college, university, community and professional service activities.
Teach the available spectrum of undergraduate English classes and contribute to English program assessment and development.
Develop research agenda and seek external funding to support scholarly work.
Advise and mentor undergraduate English majors and minors and work with student organizations.
Serve on department, college and university committees and perform other defined service activities.
Required Education and Experience:
PhD or MFA in English.
Will consider candidates who are ABD.
One year of college or university teaching
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent communication, written and technology skills.
Demonstrate proficiency in written and oral communication skills for diverse audiences.
Demonstrate ability for effective teaching and scholarship.
Demonstrate support of professional organizations in the discipline and have potential for obtaining external funding.
Preferred Education and Experience:
PhD in English.
Job Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
· Cover Letter
· Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or email@example.com should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
Internal Number: R-026910
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Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.