Adjunct Faculty, English

Fairfax, VA
Apr 11, 2017
Aug 25, 2017
Education, Research
Full Time

Job Category : Instructional or Research Faculty

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

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Adjunct Faculty, English

The George Mason University English Department invites applications for English Adjunct Faculty for various part-time vacancies. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Masons academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: This position is a one-semester appointment, beginning Fall 2017, to teach one to three sections of composition.

The department particularly needs faculty who can teach first-year composition and advanced composition (separate versions for humanities, business, social sciences, natural science/technology, as well as a multidisciplinary version). For additional information about these courses, please visit Masons Composition Web site at

If you have general questions, please contact Stacey Remick-Simkins, Search Administrator at

Required Qualifications: * M.A. in English (or appropriate field) in-hand; and * Experience teaching college composition.

Preferred Qualifications: * Ph.D. in English or writing and rhetoric; and * Experience teaching college composition in a blended (hybrid) format.

Note that candidates must be able to attend professional development workshops held in mid-August at the Fairfax campus in Virginia.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number PO010z at; complete the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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