Colleges of the Fenway Adjunct Faculty - English - Emmanuel College in Boston, Massachusetts

A dynamic Catholic college in the heart of Boston, Emmanuel educates and inspires more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students from across the nation and around the world. The College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, participation in a vibrant campus community, and countless internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's commitment to educate the whole person and provide an ethical and relevant 21st-century education.

English 1205: Introduction to Literary Methods

The English Department of Emmanuel College is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach one section of English 1205: Introduction to Literary Methods for the Fall 2018 semester.

This course challenges students to see the world and themselves differently through the study of literature and methods of interpretation. Students will use literary tools in this course to pose questions that pursue the truth about what they read, write, and see. While the specific readings vary year to year, students will study different literary modes in their historical contexts, in conjunction with contemporary media (news articles, music videos, and visual images) and through the lenses of gender, politics, economics, and psychology. At the most basic level, this course challenges students to become active analysts of the world around them. Students take this course to sharpen their skills as a critical thinkers, readers, and writers and to prepare for greater success

This course will meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00PM to 1:15PM.

MA in Literature required, PhD preferred. Preference will be given to instructors with prior experience teaching similar college literature courses. Applicants must be available for office hours and a final exam period in addition to regularly scheduled class meetings.

Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

After submitting your resume with this application form, you will be prompted to complete an Applicant Profile where you will be able to upload your cover letter and list of references..

In order to be considered for this position, you need to submit all documents: a resume, cover letter and list of three references.

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Date Posted: 6/12/2018