Lecturer in English (Non-Tenure) Position, Shepherd University (WV)

Job announcement: Shepherd University (WV) - Lecturer in English (Non-Tenure) Position

The Department of English and Modern Languages at Shepherd University is seeking to fill one full-time lecturer position with employment beginning in August 2015. This is a non tenure-track position; it carries a nine-month renewable contract with benefits. The successful candidate for this position will hold a 5-5 teaching load, consisting primarily of first-year composition.

Ph.D. in Rhetoric and/or Composition or Literature strongly preferred.
Minimum Qualifications: M.A. in Rhetoric and/or Composition or Literature.

Shepherd University is a public, liberal arts institution located in Shepherdstown, WV, a picturesque community 75 miles west of Washington, DC.

Qualified individuals can apply for this position at https://jobs.shepherd.edu. To the online application please attach a CV; a cover letter specifically addressing experience and excellence in first-year writing instruction; Teaching Philosophy; and a list of professional references. Please direct questions only to the committee chair at cwenger@shepherd.edu.

Online applications are due May 18, 2015.

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