Overview

The English Department of Spring Hill College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor to start in August 2018 (one-year contract renewable up to 3 years, contingent upon performance review). Teaching responsibilities (4-4 load) include three first-year composition courses and one 200-level literature course. Experience teaching developmental composition and multi-ethnic literatures of the United States (preferably Asian-American or Latina/o/x literatures) desirable. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching and an understanding of the college’s mission. PhD is required by August 1, 2018.

Please send a cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation via Interfolio ByCommittee. Preliminary interviews will be conducted via Skype. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Steven Almquist, Search Committee Chair, at salmquist@shc.edu.

Founded in 1830 and located in Mobile, Alabama, Spring Hill College is a private, Jesuit, student-centered liberal arts institution with an enrollment of 1,500. Rooted in its Jesuit Catholic heritage, Spring Hill College forms students to become responsible leaders in service to others and is committed to the intellectual, spiritual, and social growth of each individual.

You may visit our website at http://departments2.shc.edu/english/node/907

Spring Hill College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.