Term Assistant Professor or Term Instructor
George Mason University seeks applicants for a nine-month, one-year renewable position to begin on August 1. Appointment will be for a Term Assistant Professor or Term Instructor in English with a specialization in teaching writing to multilingual writers of English. This position is aligned with Mason’s Center for International Student Access.
The position involves co-teaching a year-long “stretched” undergraduate composition course for international students and/or graduate-level writing courses for international students. Program courses require this individual to have strong intercultural communication and collaborative teaching skills. M.F.A. required; Ph.D. preferred. One graduate degree must be in English and candidates must have experience teaching composition at the university level. Candidates should also have experience teaching students with international educational backgrounds and/or TESOL coursework in their own academic background. The successful candidate will also have one or more of the following: experience teaching grammar/linguistics, experience instructing critical reading/writing connections, experience teaching graduate students, and/or research interests in second language acquisition.
HOW TO APPLY
This position search will be available for application at jobs.gmu.edu, position number F9697z as of April 12th. Open until filled. For best consideration, please apply by May 10th.