Writing Lecturer

Position: Writing Lecturer

Category: Faculty
Department: Professional Programs
Date Posted: August 16th, 2013

Position Summary:
Elmira College has a current opening in the Freshman Writing Program for the position of Writing Lecturer for the winter 2014 academic year. The main responsibility of the Writing Lecturer is teaching College Composition I and College Composition II, accompanied by a number of individual student tutorials. The position is full-time for five months with the option of annual renewal.
Compensation includes stipend, possible housing, board, and optional insurance benefits.
Writing Lecturers would start work in early January and work through early June.

Qualifications:
Must have M.A., M.F.A., or Ph.D. in a field appropriate to the position.
Candidates should have an interest in and have experience teaching introductory college composition and rhetoric which seeks to improve students’ writing and thinking processes.

To Apply:
Elmira College may request a criminal background and drug screening prior to employment. A cover letter, CV, unofficial transcript, and three professional references should be forwarded to: Dr. Joseph Lemak, Director of the Freshman Writing Program, Elmira College, One Park Place, Elmira NY 14901 or email to jlemak@elmira.edu.

Elmira College, founded in 1855, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.