Instructor/Assistant Professor of English

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Instructor/Assistant Professor of English
Role Title Faculty-Teaching/Research
Job Open Date 02/05/2018
Job Close Date 03/09/2018
Open Until Filled
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $43,776 - $68,574
Agency Blue Ridge Community College (291)
Agency Website Click Here for Agency Website
Location Augusta - 015
Sublocation
Position Number F0006
Job Posting Number 1034121
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Salaried Faculty- S-2
Pay Band UG
Job Description

Responsibilities will include teaching composition and/or literature courses and may include developmental English. In addition to teaching, responsibilities for all faculty include academic advising; service on college committees; participation in scholarly and professional activities; mentoring adjunct faculty within the discipline; development and support of courses and programs; community service; and institutional service.

Teaching assignments may include a combination of classes taught through a seated, online, or hybrid format.

Minimum Qualifications

Required qualifications include a Master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours in English; demonstrated dedication to teaching; a commitment to the use of instructional technology, and an understanding of the community college mission and environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications include community college or university teaching experience and graduate work in Rhetoric or the teaching of College Composition. Candidate should also identify any graduate work in literature specialization (English, American, or World).

Special Requirements

Successful candidates will demonstrate dedication to teaching, an understanding of the community college mission and environment, and competence in the use of instructional technology. Community college or university teaching experience is strongly preferred. Teaching assignments may include a combination of day and evening classes. Candidates should be familiar with, and supportive of, the College’s Mission, Vision, Values, and Strategic Directions. BRCC is an EOE and auxiliary aids & services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications ONLY accepted on-line. Resume, cover letter, & ALL graduate & undergraduate transcripts must be received by the application deadline and should be attached to the on-line application. Transcripts may be unofficial or scanned copies, but all transcripts should be combined into one document and attached as “Transcript” to the on-line application. Incomplete application materials will not be considered. Full-Time 9-month, 24-pay, renewable teaching faculty; includes full state benefits. Position may be filled as Instructor or Asst Prof ($43,776 – $68,574). More info at www.brcc.edu/hr/employment. Full background check required. Questions, (540) 453-2371; (540) 453-2597; VA Relay, 7-1-1. Candidates should be familiar with, and supportive of, the College’s Mission, Vision, Values, and Strategic Directions. These principles may be found on the College’s website, at www.brcc.edu.

BRCC is an EOE and auxiliary aids & services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Closing Date: 3/9/18.

Contact Information

Name Tim Nicely or Amanda Housden
Phone 540-453-2371 or 453-2597
Fax
Email
Address

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
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    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
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  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript
Optional Documents