Job Posting: Adjunct Instructor, Composition and Rhetoric

Adjunct Instructor: Composition and Rhetoric

Department: English & Media Communications
Status: Part-Time
Start Date: August 2023

Position Summary:

The Calumet College of St. Joseph English & Media Communications Program (EMCO) seeks applicants to fill available adjunct faculty positions for the Fall 2023 semester. Instructors are needed to teach undergraduate courses in developmental and first-year composition.

The position requires limited participation in on-campus events and attendance at occasional faculty meetings and training sessions outside of normal teaching hours. Opportunities to teach other courses in the EMCO program and the college’s general education curriculum may be available in current or future semesters, depending on qualifications. Additional optional work as a writing tutor in the Student Success Center may also be available.

Required Qualifications/Experience:

To qualify for these assignments, candidates must have a minimum of a master’s degree in the content area (English, Literature, Composition and Rhetoric, Creative Writing, Communications, et al.). A terminal degree is preferred. Adjunct faculty may teach up to three sections per semester.

The ideal candidate will have taught first-year composition courses and have worked well with underprepared and first-generation college students from diverse backgrounds. Strong written and oral communication skills are required, both as a professional and as someone teaching those skills to others.

Application Requirements:

To apply, submit a cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications, curriculum vitae, with three references complete with contact information and any teaching evaluations

CCSJ is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of typically underrepresented groups to apply. Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to the mission of CCSJ and the ability to work with individuals or groups from diverse backgrounds. 

Employment at Calumet College of St. Joseph is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States, verification of education/credentials, and a background check.

For More Information, Please Contact:

 Phone: (219) 473-4328

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