Adjunct Instructor for English

University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law

United States

July 10, 2021

Description

Position Details

UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Adjunct Instructor for English Area of Specialty Department DAL-Communication and Technology-514120 Job Location Dallas Full Time/Part Time Part-Time Salary Information Salary Commensurate with Experience Department Summary

The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor for English for the Fall 2020 and/or Spring 2021 semesters.

Position Summary

UNT Dallas is a dynamically growing institution, and the number of available adjunct positions is dependent on student enrollment, division needs, and approval of the dean. Adjunct faculty plan classes and implement and evaluate teaching/learning objectives and student learning outcomes. Adjunct faculty undertake the divisional and professional responsibilities of a part-time faculty member, including office hours. The successful applicant will be expected to provide instruction in entry-level English courses, including Developmental Writing, College Writing I and II, and Technical Writing.

Adjunct faculty members may be required to use certain texts and meet certain parameters set by the Department of Languages and Communication. Adjunct instructors will also be required to include in their courses certain student assessment measures determined by the department, and to compile data on those assessment criteria.

Your application cannot be considered until all required documents have been received.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A Master's degree in English or Rhetoric and Composition with outstanding teaching experience in developmental and lower level English courses.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in English or Rhetoric and Composition which includes 18 graduate hours in English or Rhetoric and Composition.
  • Successful experience teaching non-traditional students in a post- secondary institution.
  • Excellent communication skills in multicultural settings.
  • Experience teaching writing in a computer equipped classroom.
  • Experience developing and teaching online and/or hybrid courses, preferably on CANVAS.
  • Experience related to one or more of the following areas: ESL, learning communities, writing across the curriculum (WAC), writing in the disciplines.
  • Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    ACCORDING TO ACADEMIC SCHEDULE

    Driving University Vehicle No Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

    Physical Requirements Carrying, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear

    Posting Number A096P

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants

    Submit a professional CV; letter of application outlining applicant's interest, qualifications and experience for the position; contact information of three professional references and unofficial graduate transcripts to https:// unt-dallas.peopleadmin.com/. For additional information visit https:// unt-dallas.peopleadmin.com or contact Robert Harris at Robert.Harris@untdallas.edu. Statement of teaching philosophy and dossier may also be requested. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the search is closed.

    Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/36783

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have a Master's degree in English or Rhetoric and Composition with outstanding teaching experience in developmental and lower level English courses?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of Names and Contact Information for 3 references
  • Optional Documents

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