The Writing at Moravian program at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA invites applications for an adjunct Instructor of Writing to teach in the newly developed two-semester stretch sequence of our traditional single-semester First-Year Writing Seminar—College Reading and Writing I & II—starting in Fall 2018. We are seeking applicants with experience and ability in developmental and ESL reading and writing pedagogies and a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and student success.
Writing at Moravian, situated in the English Department, includes the First-Year Writing Seminar, the Writing-Enriched Curriculum project, the Writing Center, and the Writing Fellows program. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with one to two Writing Fellows per section. Writing Fellows are undergraduate students trained in writing pedagogy who are available to provide classroom assistance. More information about the Writing at Moravian program can be found at https://www.moravian.edu/writing.
Master’s degree in English, Rhetoric and Writing Studies, Education, or TESOL with a concentration or significant coursework in the teaching of writing required.
Experience teaching writing at the college level required. Experience teaching within a Stretch program preferred.
Experience with learning community models preferred.
All positions are subject to budget availability. (Moravian College will not sponsor applicants for this position for a U.S. work visa.)
TO APPLY: Qualified candidates should send cover letter, curriculum vita, and a list of three professional references with full contact information to Dr. Crystal Fodrey, Director of Writing at Moravian (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please send all electronic documentation in one (1) document formatted as a PDF file. The subject line should state “Adjunct Instructor of Writing Position.” An incomplete application file will not be considered.
Review of the applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; priority will be given to applications received by April 11, 2018.
About Moravian College
Founded in 1742, Moravian College is a private coeducational liberal arts college, the sixth-oldest college in the country. Moravian is located in historic Bethlehem, in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. The College emphasizes the deliberate integration of a broad-based liberal arts curriculum with hands-on learning experiences to prepare its approximately 1750 undergraduate students for successful careers. Moravian College is composed of a traditional undergraduate program, graduate, professional, and adult completion programs, and Moravian Theological Seminary. The College is a MacBook and iPad campus. Its faculty excel at transforming students into highly productive graduates who are ready to serve and lead in their communities.
Moravian College is committed to enhancing the diversity of our community, recognizing that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society. The College community recognizes that it shares a responsibility for generating and preserving a learning environment where difference is valued, and inclusiveness and social justice are practiced.
The College encourages individuals from under-represented populations to apply. EOE