Contributes to the university's mission through teaching and service, some
variation by academic unit.
About the Department and/or College
Texas Tech University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and designated as a
Carnegie Tier One (Highest Research Activity) institution. It has a law
school, a medical school, and colleges of Arts and Sciences, Agriculture,
Architecture, Business Administration, Engineering, Human Sciences, Media and
Communication, and Visual and Performing Arts. The College of Arts and
Sciences is the largest of these, representing 28% of the total enrollment of
35,000. The university is located in Lubbock, a rapidly growing city of more
than 300,000 on the high plains. Lubbock enjoys 260 days of sunshine every
year. Mountains with skiing and other activities are only 4 hours away, and
just a 5-hour drive can take you west to Albuquerque or east to Dallas-Fort
Teaches undergraduate courses in first-year composition and other
undergraduate English courses.
Texas Tech University
Ability to teach effectively. Job assignment can be full-time or part-time
depending on the needs of the department. This position is classified as
Security Sensitive and requires a criminal background check if selected for
Terminal academic degree (or its equivalent) as defined by the academic unit
and as appropriate for the position held. Ability to teach effectively.
Does this position work in a research laboratory?
Special Instructions to Applicants
Contact Monica Norris with any questions about this position:
Resume / CV
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual
selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the
institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the
institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech
University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty
committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively
encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their
research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the
academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not
discriminate on the basis of an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes
consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.