Writing Program, Scripps College

Position ID:Scripps-Writing Program-LIW [#9128]
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Claremont, California 91711, United States [map]
Subject Area: Writing Studies / Composition
Appl Deadline:2017/05/15 finished (posted 2017/04/28, finished 2017/10/24, listed until 2017/06/28)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Scripps College Writing Program invites applications for one or more part-time Lecturers to teach Writing 50: Critical Analysis, a first-year writing course required of all students at Scripps. Lecturers teach one or two sections in the fall. Depending on institutional circumstances, Lecturer positions may be renewed.

Writing 50 is topic-based, and the topic may be interdisciplinary or fall into any academic discipline. The course teaches critical reading and thinking, the fundamentals of argumentation, textual analysis, research methods, and the conventions of academic writing.

Ph.D. or terminal degree preferred, ABD considered. College-level teaching experience required.

To apply, send a cover letter, c.v., three letters of reference, and a proposal for a Writing 50 course (course description and list of texts) to Kimberly Drake, Director of the Writing Program. Please send applications to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9128; if you have questions, please contact us at WritingProgramSearch@ScrippsCollege.edu. Applications are due by May 15, 2017.

Scripps College is one of seven members of The Claremont Colleges consortium located 35 miles east of Los Angeles. In a continuing effort to build a diverse academic community and to provide equal educational and employment opportunities, Scripps College actively encourages applications from women and members of historically under-represented groups.

FEC approved: 4-26-17

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Scripps College
1030 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

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