Assistant Professor of Humanities & Composition
- Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
- Location details
- Daytona Beach, FL
- Position type
- Professor, Assistant
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Composition and rhetoric, Humanities
- Employment category
- Tenure Status
- Tenure or tenure track
- Academic Hiring Standards
- Hiring standards
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Daytona Beach, Florida
The Department of Humanities and Communication seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with a Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric & Composition, Humanities, or related field. Applicants who are ABD with dissertations near completion and who are scheduled to graduate before August 2023 will also be considered. Teaching duties, to begin August 2023, include a combination of general education courses such as first year writing and lower- and upper-level humanities. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in teaching and a commitment to teaching general education. The first-year course load will be 3/3; thereafter, it will be 4/3 until tenured. Service duties could include participation on departmental, college, and university committees; and other activities to support the department. Successful candidates must have a research profile and/or a goal of establishing a sustained record of scholarly presentations and publications. This nine-month position includes the possibility of summer teaching opportunities. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. Applications are due November 15, 2022.
Applicants must submit a letter of application, CV, graduate transcripts, and a list of three references. Additional materials, such as a teaching portfolio, may be requested from qualified applicants as the search progresses.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for qualified individuals. The university does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace, and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.
- Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric & Composition, Humanities, or related field. Applicants who are ABD with dissertations near completion and who are scheduled to graduate before August 2023 will also be considered.
- Demonstrated excellence in teaching and a commitment to teaching general education.
- Must have a research profile and/or a goal of establishing a sustained record of scholarly presentations and publications.
To be considered, please apply online at https://embryriddle.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Daytona-Beach-FL/Assistant-Professor-of-Humanities---Composition_R304403.