Chapman University, Department of English

Position ID:Chapman University-Department of English-IAP [#20953]
Position Title: Non Tenure Track English Instructor or Instructional Assistant Professor- Specialization in Rhetoric and Composition
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Orange, California 92866, United States
Subject Areas: Composition
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2022/01/13)
Position Description:    

General Information

The English Department, within Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, at Chapman University invites applications for a non-tenure-track instructor or instructional assistant professor of English with a specialization in Rhetoric and Composition for a one-semester (Spring 2022) interim full-time appointment.

Chapman University is a nationally-ranked institution offering traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of Southern California’s most diverse and vibrant regions. The University achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities. Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research, publishing and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Dedicated to forward-looking, personalized education, we create an environment for unlimited achievement by both our students and faculty. Chapman University's English Department offers an undergraduate major that integrates cultural studies, literature and rhetoric, and MA and MFA degree programs at the graduate level.

Chapman University is dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusion across campus. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at


Requirements include a Ph.D. or M.A. in English, Rhetoric and Composition, or a related field. Responsibilities: The faculty member will serve as Interim Writing Center Director and teach undergraduate courses in rhetoric and composition. Additional expertise in technical writing and/or linguistics is welcome but not required.

Application information Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and curriculum vitae with a list of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately. Please complete Chapman application:

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Department of English
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866