WRITING INSTRUCTOR POSITION
ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015
The General Studies Writing Program at Bowling Green State University has been approved to fill a one-year instructorship position. The position carries a 24–hour load (typically four courses per semester) of General Studies Writing courses. The salary is competitive and benefits are provided. BGSU and General Studies Writing are committed to faculty diversity as a way to strengthen the preparation of students for life in an increasingly diverse society.
One-Year Composition Instructorship: One-year appointment with 12-hour load per semester to teach composition courses in the General Studies Writing Program. Qualifications: minimum of MA or MFA in English by August 2014; successful experience teaching college-level academic writing; and formal training in the teaching of college-level composition. Experience in the teaching of developmental writing preferred.
Applications must be postmarked by Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
Applications must include the following:
• letter of application;
• statement of teaching approach;
• curriculum vita;
• official transcripts;
• whole sets of student evaluations;
• three current, signed, and original reference letters that address the applicant’s teaching (official placement files are acceptable); and
• electronic or paper teaching portfolio (please provide URL for electronic portfolio).
Address applications to Dr. Cheryl Hoy, Director, General Studies Writing Program, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.
Serving more than 18,000 undergraduate students, Bowling Green State University has long traditions of teaching and scholarship and strong commitment to international education and to the expansion of technological support for education. The General Studies Writing Program serves approximately 3900 students per semester in three core courses. Information about the General Studies Writing Program is available on the program’s website (http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/general-studies-writing.html). Information about BGSU is available on the university’s website (www.bgsu.edu). BGSU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Final candidate(s) are required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment.