Part-time Faculty in English - College Writing (Fa
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Portland, ME 04103
Part-time Faculty in English – College Writing (Fall 2020)
English – PENG
Salary Band/Wage Band:
PATFA wage schedule
Statement of Job:
The Department of English at the University of Southern Maine invites applications for Part-Time Faculty positions in ENG 100 College Writing. The Fall semester runs from August 31 – December 18, 2020. The applicant will be required to teach at least one (and as many as three) ENG 100 College Writing courses. ENG 100 is a three credit course taught either M/W, T/Th, or once a week. Classes are offered at various times between the hours of 8:00 am and 9:30 pm on either the Portland or Gorham campus.
We live our USM Service Promise Student Focused Every Day and we are looking for a faculty member who understands that promise and supports our values: Respect & Care, Integrity, Equity and Responsiveness.
We are the University of Everyone – committed to building a culturally diverse team of leaders, faculty and staff. We welcome applicants who are multi-lingual. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Part-time faculty members are paid on a credit hour basis based on prior college teaching experience. In addition, USM employees can use their USM Card to access the library, Cigna Employee Assistance Plan, and fitness center(s). USM also offers part-time faculty the opportunity for development frequently through our Center for Collaboration and Development (CCD) and the chance to get an online teaching certification and training through CTEL, in addition to other developmental opportunities open to all staff throughout the year.
Required: Must have experience teaching at the college level. A Master’s degree or higher in English (or a comparable content area) is required.
Materials must be submitted via “Apply for position.” You will create an applicant profile and complete an application. You will need to upload a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae and a list of the names and contact information for three references.
All required materials must be submitted by July 31, 2020. A short interview will be required via Zoom. Interviews will begin August 3, 2020. We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support.
Appropriate background screening will be conducted for the successful candidate.
Work Year Calendar:
Cover Letter, CV/Resume, References
The University of Southern Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Sarah E. Harebo, Director of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).