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English/Digital Writing - Lecturer

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofcial transcripts and the names, addresses, e-mail addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to https://jobs.odu.edu by clicking on Teaching and Administrative Faculty Opportunities. Professional references will be contacted on application and asked to upload letters. If you have questions, please contact search committee chair Dr. Virginia Tucker-Steffen at vmtucker@odu.edu

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title English/Digital Writing - Lecturer
Department ENGLISH
Position Number F0662A
Job Description

We seek a Lecturer (non- tenure track) in Digital and Technical Writing to begin Fall 2018. The successful candidate will teach four sections per semester to include digital writing, technical writing, and composition courses. Classes are taught in both face to face and online environments, primarily through ODU’s live interactive WebEx. This hire will also serve on relevant committees and perform student advising.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

College teaching experience required; ability to teach both online and traditional classes.

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

MA or MFA in English or related field.

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification
Preferred Qualifications

Academic background in rhetoric and composition and/or professional writing. Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, and new media. Demonstrated experience teaching technical and professional writing

Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 01/08/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofcial transcripts and the names, addresses, e-mail addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to https://jobs.odu.edu by clicking on Teaching and Administrative Faculty Opportunities.

Professional references will be contacted on application and asked to upload letters. If you have questions, please contact search committee chair Dr. Virginia Tucker-Steffen at vmtucker@odu.edu

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

College Home Page

www.odu.edu/al

Department Home Page

www.odu.edu/englishdept

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education (website or print)
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • DiverseJobs.com
    • StudentAffairs.com
    • Jobs.Virginia.gov
    • Old Dominion University website
    • Virginia Pilot (website or print)
    • Richmond Times Dispatch (website or print)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Contact Information for Professional References
  5. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document