English Adjunct Instructor – Fall 2018

English Adjunct Instructor – Fall 2018

The English Department at Wagner College is seeking a qualified adjunct instructor to teach a fall 2018 section of World Literature (EN 111) and Introduction to Creative Writing (EN 215). Please see course descriptions below)

World Literature (EN 111) - An introductory course covering fiction from English-speaking countries other than the U.S. and Great Britain such as Canada, India, and South Africa and writing in translation from such areas as Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. The course will focus on a specific theme. Sections of the course taken as part of a freshman learning community may not be used to fulfill the writing-intensive course requirement. The course is part of the foundation of the English major and should be taken by the end of the sophomore year. Students who take EN109 cannot take EN111. Offered fall and spring semesters. (One Unit)

Introduction to Creative Writing (EN 215) - This course is an introduction to the art of creative writing, with a focus on fiction. Students will be given considerable practice in writing short stories. Readings in the works of published writers, including novels, will help students become better writers.

If you are interested please contact the Department Chair, Dr. Susan Bernardo by email (sbernard@wagner.edu). In your application please include a cover letter and cv that list reference's contract information. For fullest consideration, please submit your application by February 15, 2018.