Lecturer – English

University of Illinois at Chicago

United States

May 23, 2022

Description

Title:

Lecturer – English (Job ID #163954)

Department:

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Category:

Faculty

Location:

Chicago

Close Date:

05/23/2022

Description:

The Department of English at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeks highly qualified and motivated candidates for the position of Lecturer. We are hiring for multiple positions for our program in First-Year Writing as well as our concentration in Professional/Technical writing

Duties:

Lecturers in the English Department teach a 3/3 load. In addition to teaching, lecturers are responsible for attending required staff meetings and professional development workshops throughout the year, and for performing some service to the department. Lecturers become eligible for multiyear contracts as well as consideration for promotion to Senior Lecturer after three years.

Qualifications:

Qualifications in ELL or TESOL and/or significant Professional or Technical Writing experience are especially desirable.

MA, MFA, PhD or equivalent is required.

For fullest consideration, please apply by May 23, 2022. To apply, please complete an on-line application, including a letter of interest, cv, one syllabus from a course recently taught, two writing assignment prompts, and the contact information (email address and phone number) for three recommenders. Please note: the syllabus and writing assignment prompts all together should not exceed 15 pages.