One-Year-Only Instructor

One-Year-Only Instructor Job Ad, 2022


The University of South Alabama's Department of English invites applications for two (2) non-tenure track (9-month, one-year-only) full-time Instructor positions to teach primarily freshman composition courses.  Departmental, college, university, and/or community service also expected.  Positions begin starting August 15, 2022 (4/4 teaching load).


Required: MA in English or related field with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in English and evidence of strong commitment to teaching college freshmen and sophomores. 


To apply, send by email the following: vita, cover letter, one-page teaching statement, and names of three references to Dr. Patrick Shaw, Search Committee Chair, c/o Ms. Kim Graves (


Applicants invited for a campus interview will arrange to have official graduate and undergraduate transcripts sent directly by the Registrars of all colleges and universities from which a degree was received to the Search Committee Chair:


Dr. Patrick Shaw

Department of English

HUMB 240

5991 USA Dr N

University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL 36688-0002 


Official electronic transcripts may be emailed to Dr. Patrick Shaw (


Review of applications will begin June 24, 2022 and continue until the positions are filled.


The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. 

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