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Part-Time Lecturer

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Lecturer
Requisition Number PTFR000274
Division/College College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible No
Posting Date 10/14/2015

The English Department of Northeastern University seeks applications for part-time writing instructors. The courses lecturers teach are the required writing courses of the department. These include English as a second language or other language (ESOL), basic writing, first year writing, and a variety of writing across the curriculum courses for upper-class students, including specialized courses in technical writing, business writing, writing for the health professions, and writing for the criminal justice professions. For a general introduction to the Writing Programs, please see


M.A. in English or equivalent required. Applicants must be able to present evidence of experience teaching some or all of the types of courses listed above, evidence of an ability to work with a diverse student population, and letters of reference that assess their teaching. While we do not require formal training in current composition theory, we look for instructors committed to the teaching of academic writing.

Additional Information

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Statement

Posting Specific Questions

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