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Instructor in the Department of English, a Division of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 
Department of English
Arizona State University
Job #10749

The Department of English at Arizona State University invites applications for an Instructor.

Minimum Qualifications: MA in Rhetoric and Composition, Literature, Film and Media or related discipline taught by the department; minimum of three years of post-secondary teaching experience in composition and other courses within the current curriculum; and evidence of effective teaching.

Desired Qualifications: Evidence of graduate coursework in some combination of Rhetoric and Composition, Second Language Writing theory, Basic Writing theory, Professional Writing theory, American and English Literature, Creative Writing, Film and Media Studies, and Linguistics, and with a  Ph. D in Rhetoric and Composition or related discipline. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate evidence of theoretical grounding in literary/writing studies and pedagogy in addition to related teaching experiences in one or more of the following areas: second language writing, writing in the disciplines/English for academic purposes, developmental writing, workplace writing; literary and visual analysis, critical theory; evidence of participation in academic conferences or other relevant professional development in these areas, and/or evidence of experience teaching multimedia composing or Internet and hybrid courses.

To apply, please submit: 1) a letter of application; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a one-page statement of teaching philosophy; 4) three letters of recommendation regarding teaching ability; 4) unofficial graduate transcripts; and 5) evidence of teaching effectiveness. Materials must be submitted electronically to http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/ASU/english.  Application review will begin June 30th, 2014; if not filled, every week thereafter until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

ASU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and is committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/

Film and Media

Arizona State University- Film and Media Studies Program in the Department of English, a Division of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 
Job Rank: Faculty Associate - Pool
Anticipated Start Date: August 2014
Job #10706

Required:  MA degree in Film and Media Studies or in a related discipline; experience teaching or as a teaching assistant in Film and Media Studies courses.

Desired: Evidence of professional development; Evidence of effective teaching.

General information: Teach or assist full-time faculty in one or two Film and Media Studies courses. We offer one semester contracts, eligible for renewal in the spring (dependent on departmental need, funding, and enrollment).  
To apply, please submit 1) a letter of application, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) one page statement of teaching philosophy, 4) three letters of recommendation or names and contact information for references who can attest to teaching ability, 5) unofficial graduate transcripts, and 6) a summary of recent teaching evaluations. Application materials should be submitted electronically to http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/ASU/English.  Application review will begin on April 30, 2014; if not filled, application review will continue on the first of the month thereafter until search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

ASU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/

Rhetoric/Composition

Arizona State University-Department of English a Division of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 
Job Rank: Writing Programs Faculty Associate - Pool
Anticipated Start Date: August 2014

Job#10701

Required: MA degree in English or in a related discipline; two years’ experience teaching college composition is required.

Desired: Evidence of graduate coursework in Rhetoric and Composition; Ph.D.in English or related discipline; Evidence of professional development; Evidence of effective teaching.

General information: Teach one or two composition courses, including first-year composition, basic writing, second language writing, and professional writing, depending upon experience, ) and attend required meetings for new teachers and all Writing Programs instructional staff.  One semester contract, eligible for renewal in the Spring (dependent on departmental need, funding, and enrollment.  

Submit: Letter of application; vita; 1 page statement of teaching philosophy; 3 letters of recommendation or names and contact information for references who can attest to teaching ability; unofficial graduate transcripts; and a summary of recent teaching evaluations. Application deadline April 15, 2014; if not filled, application review will continue on the first of the month thereafter until search is closed. Applicants must send materials electronically to: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/ASU/English. ASU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. A background check is required for employment.