Manhattan College seeks part-time faculty to teach in the First Year Composition Program. 2/2 annual course load composed of First Year Composition courses plus minor administrative, planning, and development responsibilities. M.A./M.F.A. in English or Rhetoric and Composition with demonstrated experience teaching composition required; Ph.D. and a record of publication preferred.
The qualified applicants will teach in the English departments First Year Composition program, teaching personal, critical, and research writing through self-selected themes. Responsibilities include:
- Attendance at programmatic/professional development meetings
- Assistance with program assessment and development
- Assistance with Writing Across the Curriculum committee work as it pertains to the First Year Composition program
- Service on First Year Composition student writing awards and/or First Year Composition student outcomes assessment
Please attach cover letter and CV (with at least two references). Letters should be addressed to Director of Composition, Department of English, Manhattan College, 4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10471. Applications acknowledged by email.
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Applicants from historically under-represented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V