The Department of English seeks an adjunct instructor to teach ENG357: Creative Writing, ENG358 Creative Writing II, or ENG442 Screenwriting.
Instructors are responsible for composing the course syllabus, selecting and ordering textbooks (if any), creating appropriate lesson plans and assignments, grading papers, holding regular office hours, and submitting both midterm and final grades.
Candidates should 1) hold at least a master’s degree in English, or an equivalent publication his-tory, 2) share a commitment to excellence in teaching within a Christ-centered academic community, 3) demonstrate a vital and growing Christian faith.
Adjunct faculty hold the rank of instructor and are hired on a per course basis.
Applicants must provide a complete application packet including letter of application, the undergraduate adjunct faculty application form, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts of both undergraduate and graduate work (official transcripts will be required upon hiring). Please submit all application materials as pdfs or Word files to: Dr. Sharon Kim, Chair, Department of English, firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the words “Writing Adjunct” in the subject line of the e-mail.
Judson University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees, and applicants for admission or employment, in all University programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status.
Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled.
About Judson University:
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Judson is a comprehensive university of the liberal arts, sciences and professions that is committed to an evangelical expression of Christian faith and living. Judson offers four-year programs, degree-completion programs for non-traditional students, Master’s degrees in select fields and one doctoral degree. Judson’s 90-acre campus is located 40 miles northwest of Chicago on the banks of the Fox River in the city of Elgin, which boasts a growing local art scene. In this setting the students, faculty and staff enjoy and support a rich sense of community based in shared values of community service, social justice, and design excellence.