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Adjunct Instructor

Description of the Job
The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences is recruiting a pool of adjunct faculty for July 5, 2018 through June 30, 2019, for course sections within the English Department in the areas of Writing, Creative Writing, Linguistics, Literature and Film. This pool will be utilized on an as-needed basis. Your application will remain active until June 30, 2019; you may resubmit your application for subsequent years beginning July 1, 2019. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Position duties include:
  • Meet all designated course instruction guidelines.
  • Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner based on instructions/rubric provided.
  • Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
  • Submit final grades according to College/Department policy.

Required Qualifications

Master?s degree in a related field with experience and specialized expertise directly related to the position.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. or other doctoral degree in a related discipline or directly related to the position is highly preferred.
Previous experience teaching courses within the Department of English curriculum.

Demonstrated teaching experience.

Job Open Date

Remove from posting on or before

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates must apply online at Please include a Curriculum Vitae and contact information for two professional references. For information or questions about the position, contact Professor Nicholas Frankel, Chair, at

Additional Information

A state application, background check, and official transcripts will be required prior to start date.