Adjunct Faculty, English

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Faculty, English
Department Literature and Language - 21300
Pay Grade
Job Category Adjunct Faculty
Job Summary

The Department of Literature and Language at East Tennessee State University seeks qualified instructors to fill several part-time positions teaching English courses beginning August 2017 with some opportunity to extend to other semesters.

The Department of Literature and Language is made up of English, Foreign Language and Women’s Studies programs. The successful candidates’ primary duties will be to teach in English courses. The courses that the successful candidates may teach make up 1000- and 2000-level courses. These are temporary positions, filled on a semester-by-semester basis with some opportunity for renewal; positions do not include benefits.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful candidates should be able to teach Freshman Composition and/or Literature Survey courses.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree and eighteen (18) graduate hours in English, or related field by employment start date.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior teaching experience is desired but not necessary.

Salary $1800 per 3-credit course
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00017P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 02/21/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin immediately.

All applications must be submitted through ETSU’s online application system. Applicants should upload: a cover letter addressing job functions and required/preferred qualifications; curriculum vitae; copies of graduate transcripts.

In the Faculty Profile, applicants should provide the names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of two people who can reference the applicant’s ability as a teacher (the upload of this information shall indicate candidate’s approval to contact those references listed).

Required Applicant Documents:
Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Unofficial Transcript

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents