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Colleges of the Fenway Adjunct Faculty - English - Emmanuel College in Boston, Massachusetts

Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus community. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's Catholic educational mission to cultivate the whole person and prepare students for effective and ethical leadership in the 21st century. For more information, visit The Department of English is accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach Introduction to Literary Methods for the Fall semester 2021. This course introduces students to different modes of criticism used to analyze literary texts in the fields of English, American and World Literatures. Students will read at least two literary works through a variety of critical lenses, including but not limited to Rhetorical Criticism, Historicism, Psychoanalysis, Marxism, Cultural Studies, and Feminism. Learning how to read and interpret the complex interactions between literary and critical texts, students have the opportunity to interrogate the foundational assumptions of different critical paradigms and to understand what each analytical approach values and finds problematic about literary texts. Candidates should possess a minimum of a Master's degree in English or a related subject and preferably have experience teaching at the undergraduate level. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate an ability to teach a diverse range of literary texts and theories and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in their classroom practices. Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. After submitting your resume with this application form, you will be prompted to complete an Applicant Profile where you will be able to upload a cover letter and a list of three references with contact information. All candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and list of three references with contact information. Click Here to Apply Click Here to Apply Date Posted: 6/22/2021