Assistant Professor of English

Assistant Professor of English

The English Division at Spartanburg Methodist College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor specializing in Rhetoric and Composition, Technical Communication, or TESOL. A Ph.D. in English is required. The successful candidate will contribute broadly to the department by teaching courses in our general education curriculum, as well as by developing upper-division courses in their area of specialization. The successful candidate should have experience and/or interest in innovative and inclusive pedagogies; demonstrate a record of teaching excellence in-person and online; have experience with non-traditional, first-generation, and/or traditionally underserved student populations; and show potential or demonstrate the ability for scholarship and activities that tie into student learning and experiences.

Spartanburg Methodist College is committed to diversity, inclusivity, and equity through teaching, research, and community engagement. We particularly welcome applications from candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds. Scholars of color and members of groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the academy are particularly encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

All applicants must submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and unofficial copies of graduate transcripts electronically to dunnj@smcsc.edu.

Application deadline:  January 15, 2021.

Spartanburg Methodist College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any legally protected status in any personnel action regarding the recruiting, hiring, and promotion of faculty and staff members.