LAMAR UNIVERSITY Editor/Assoc. / Asst. Professor 499993 in BEAUMONT, Texas

Editor/Assoc. / Asst. Professor 499993 Position Type: Faculty Position Number: 499993 Department: English & Modern Lang Job Summary/Basic Function: Job Summary/Basic Function Job Description: Pending approval and funding for Fall 2017, the Department of English and Modern Languages invites applications for an Assistant / Associate Professor to teach writing (poetry, creative non-fiction, technical, style, grammar) and/or literature half time and to serve as editor of Lamar University Literary Press part-time. We hope that this person will eventually take over the editing of Press. Minimum Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should have teaching, scholarly or creative publications and editing experience. For Associative Professor level consideration, candidate should have some experience at a tenure track position. All candidates should have some training in teaching composition and some experience teaching online courses. Candidates should have a terminal degree at the time of appointment. Preferred Qualifications: Security Sensitive Statement: This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Salary: Commensurate Work Hours: Posting Date: 12/21/2016 Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Special Instructions: Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, names and contact information for three (3) professional references, three (3) confidential letters of recommendation and any supporting materials to https://jobs.lamar.edu If unable to attach recommendation letters electronically or prefer to send confidentially, send to: jobs@lamar.edu in the Human Resources Department. Please include the position number in the e-mail or recommendation letter. To apply, visit http://apptrkr.com/940105. Lamar University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lamar University not to discriminate on the basis of non-relevant criteria including, but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment practices. Copyright 2015 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.jobelephant.com/ jeid-343efbe8acefc047af3dd574a5331982