Bentley University Lecturer, English & Media Studies (2 openings) in Waltham, Massachusetts

Department: English and Media Studies

Summary of Position:

The Department of English and Media Studies at Bentley University invites applications for two full-time lecturer positions. Candidates should have experience as the instructor of record and demonstrated ability to teach courses in expository writing. We are especially interested in candidates who also have training in TESOL and are able to teach English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) expository writing courses. In addition, applicants with a background in Rhetoric and Composition will be preferred.

Teaching load is four courses per semester. Salary and benefits are competitive. Bentley’s campus is located in a Boston suburb.

Bentley University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to diversity and inclusion through research, teaching, and service. The university is committed to creating a work environment that encourages knowledge of and respect for all cultures and identities.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric and Composition or related field. Prior teaching experience at the college level is required. Applicants without the terminal degree must have degree in hand on or before July 1, 2018.

Posting #: FY1811207L

Special Instructions:

Applications must be submitted online by November 15, 2017. Please upload cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, and sample syllabus (to be uploaded in the “Other” documents section). Names and contact information for three references are required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process.

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.