The University of Houston-Victoria invites applications for the position of Lecturer in English in the School of Arts and Sciences.
Required qualifications: An MA in English (by August 15, 2019) and demonstrated excellence in teaching.
Preferred qualifications: Expertise in mentoring students, teaching freshman writing, and in screenwriting.
Position summary: The appointment is a nine month renewable position. Teach undergraduate English composition courses (4/4); perform other duties assigned by the Dean of Arts & Sciences and Chair of Arts & Humanities; perform all other required activities. Opportunities for summer teaching may be available. The successful candidate will begin employment in Fall 2019. The position is based in Victoria, a city of about 60,000 in south Texas.
Applicants should submit the following:
- Faculty application with cover letter
- Current curriculum vitae
- Recommendation letters from 3 people who are in a position to know the applicant's expertise, with at least one recommendation letter addressing teaching effectiveness
- Any evidence of effective teaching, if available.
- Copies of all college transcripts. Official transcripts will be required of all finalists.