Lecturer in Writing

Boston University in Massachusetts

Deadline January 22, 2017
Date Posted December 9, 2016
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program at Boston University expects to hire two full-time Lecturers in Writing to begin in the fall of 2017. Responsibilities include teaching three theme-based first-year writing seminars (or equivalent) per semester and participating in program service and professional-development activities. The initial term of appointment is one year, with the possibility of renewal.

The Writing Program is an independent instructional unit with over forty full-time Lecturers. The program’s primary responsibility is to offer the two-semester sequence of theme-based writing seminars that is the standard way BU undergraduates satisfy their writing requirements. Information about the Arts & Sciences Writing Program is available at http://www.bu.edu/writingprogram

We welcome applicants from all disciplines, including the natural and social sciences and the professions. Ph.D. or other terminal degree preferred; other graduate degrees considered.

Submit a letter of application (addressed to Chris Walsh, Interim Director, College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program) and curriculum vitae to Academic Jobs Online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8687 Additional materials will be requested from top candidates. Applications are due January 22, 2017. Those submitted via email or through a website other than Academic Jobs Online will not be considered.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8687