Assistant Professor of English (Fall 2020)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Education - Excluding Post Secondary



Position Number: 10059821 Benefits Eligible: Yes General Summary:

The University of North Georgia invites applicants for an Assistant Professor of English on its Dahlonega campus.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG'sDahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Responsibilities include teaching four English courses each semester. Courses may include First Year Composition, Advanced Composition, Multi-Modal Composition, Introduction to Publishing, Rhetoric, and other English courses that support the Writing & Publication program;
  • Service is expected (academic advising, serving on department and university committees, etc.);
  • Scholarly activity is also expected (presenting at academic conferences, publishing in peer-reviewed academic journals, etc.).
  • Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Ph.D. in English.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience teaching college-level composition and literature, and to those who have experience in teaching on-line courses.
  • Anticipated Hire Date: 08/01/2020 Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

    Please submit contact information for three professional references.

    In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check. Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

    We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. Information: Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups. * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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