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Lecturer, English & Media Studies (2 openings)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

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.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Lecturer, English & Media Studies (2 openings)
Department English and Media Studies
Job Description

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.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric and Composition or related field. (Candidates who possess MFAs will be considered.) 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.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number FY1811207L
Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

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.

Diversity Statement

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.

We strive to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Other
Optional Documents