Lecturer in English position, Santa Clara University, CA

The Department of English at Santa Clara University invites applications for a full-time lecturer position to teach core writing classes. The nine-month, full-time, non-tenurable position is for a three-year term and is renewable. Reappointment is contingent upon superior performance, persistent programmatic need, and availability of funds. The successful applicant must be able to teach a 7-course load over the three regular academic quarters. The expected assignments are primarily in first-year writing courses (3 sequences of the two-course sequence of Critical Thinking and Writing) with a seventh course that may be a course in that satisfies the Advanced Writing core requirement , such as advanced rhetoric and composition, digital rhetorics, technical writing, or business writing with the Lecturer’s expertise and departmental needs determining the seventh course taught. Salary and benefits competitive.  Start date September 1, 2015.

Please see https://jobs.scu.edu/postings/2430 for information on how to apply through our PeopleAdmin system required by the University. March 2, 2015, is the closing date for applications.