Lecturer in Digital Writing

The English Department at Coastal Carolina University seeks applicants for a lecturer position specializing in Digital Writing beginning in Fall of 2023. We are seeking a colleague with teaching expertise in First-Year Composition and New Media to teach classes in our First-Year Writing Program as well as our Digital Culture and Design Program. Primary teaching assignments will be in core level Digital Culture and Design courses in addition to composition courses. Teaching assignments may include evening and distance-learning courses.

The successful candidate will ideally hold a Ph.D. in English, will have training and experience in first-year composition and digital humanities, and will have at least three years of college-level teaching experience. Those with interests in digital composing and culture, the teaching of writing in multimodal platforms, and introductory coding (HTML/CSS), as well as an investment in student success are strongly encouraged to apply. The teaching load will be 15 credits per semester, or 30 credits per academic year. Appointments are renewable annually and include benefits.

The Department of English is committed to diversity in hiring and teaching. Experience teaching and mentoring underrepresented or first-generation students is highly desirable.

Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, transcripts, teaching philosophy, diversity statement and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references electronically at: http://jobs.coastal.edu. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the baccalaureate and master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in instructional technology, and PhD degrees in marine science: coastal and marine systems science and education sciences.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

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