Overview

Brewton-Parker College currently is seeking to fill a full-time faculty position in the Division of Christian Studies & Humanities for fall 2018. Salary and academic rank will be determined commensurate with academic credentials, experience, and other factors.

The College: Brewton-Parker College, tracing its origin to 1904, is a four-year, coeducational Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, offering more than twenty areas of undergraduate study to a diverse population of about 700 students in the micropolitan setting of Mount Vernon/Vidalia in the South-Central region of Georgia. As a Georgia Baptist institution, Brewton-Parker affirms the supremacy of Christ and expects members of the faculty and administration to model Christian values before the students, in their professional activities, and in their lives. Employees must be able to communicate their Christian faith verbally and in writing.

Assistant Professor of English: To begin August 1, 2018, duties include teaching a variety of courses both in support of the general education core and in the college’s bachelor of arts degree program in English. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D., M.F.A., or other terminal degree in the field of English, language arts, literature, writing, or some other allied discipline with at least a graduate concentration (18 semester hours) in the required teaching field. Candidates who also can demonstrate a record of teaching or other experience in creative writing, theater, and/or American literature will be preferred. Collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship are encouraged at Brewton-Parker College.

Application Procedure: All applicants first must complete the college’s online employment application at http://www.bpc.edu/about-bpc/employment. Please also submit a letter of interest that briefly addresses the qualifications listed above; a curriculum vitae; unofficial transcripts of all college-level work; and names and contact information for at least three professional references, either by first-class mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Brewton-Parker College #2017, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445-0197; or by emailing same to nbell@bpc.edu. In addition, prospective candidates should include a “Statement of Christian Faith” and a “Philosophy of Christian Higher Education.”