Full Job Description
The Department of English and Literature is seeking to hire part time (adjunct) instructors to teach first year writing courses (English 1010 and 2010). Successful candidates will be able to: implement program goals as guided by common assignment sequences, texts, and objectives; prepare effective course plans; establish a supportive classroom environment; evaluate student learning using multiple means of assessment; support a student-centered approach to education; maintain and submit detailed student grade records.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a master’s degree or higher in English, Rhetoric and Composition, Creative Writing, or a closely related field.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of subject area and course content.
Skill in instructional strategies and techniques.
Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students.
Effective interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Ability to communicate both orally and in writing
Work is normally performed in a classroom environment.
Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Pay Range DOQ: www.uvu.edu/hr/compensation (for salary schedules)