Southern Maine Community College

English Composition Adjunct Instructors

South Portland Campus
Semester Begins August 26, 2019

Southern Maine Community College has the following adjunct faculty positions open starting Fall 2019 semester.  

Course Description: English Composition is the introduction to college writing across the curriculum. It will introduce students to the standard rhetorical modes which will be assigned in this course but will also be assigned in other courses in other disciplines. An emphasis will be placed upon writing as a process of creating first drafts then revising, rewriting and proofreading them for accuracy, clarity and succinctness of written expression. The course will explore the distinctions between spoken and written, formal and informal uses of language. The course will also provide an introduction to research and the task of producing a formal research paper that follows MLA style and documentation practices.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in English, prior college level teaching

Application Process: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to or mail to:

Southern Maine Community College
HR Office, 2 Fort Road
South Portland, ME 04106

SMCC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer & Educational Institution

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Contact Information

Denise Reny, HR & Benefits Manager
Human Resources
2 Fort Road
South Portland
Contact Phone: 
(207) 741-5568
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