Assistant Professor of English
School of Arts & Letters
Bluefield College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English with specialization in (1) World Literature and (2) Rhetoric.
Applicant must have experience teaching Composition and a variety of literature courses. We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated person with expertise in World Literature, Western and Nonwestern, from The Beginnings to the Present. Also, we seek proficiency in Digital Writing-- how new technologies can be used by writers working in a variety of genres.
The individual must be a committed Christian and have ability to integrate faith and learning, ability to foster critical and creative thinking, ability to work cooperatively within the campus community to advance the mission of the college and demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching.
Bluefield College is a private, four-year liberal arts college located in the Virginia highlands. The college is Christ-centered in its mission, global in its outlook, and is in covenant with the Baptist General Association of Virginia. The institution does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, military service or genetic information in its employment.
The appointment begins August 2013
Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of Christian faith, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts, and three letters of reference to:
Director of Academic Programs
3000 College Drive
Bluefield, VA 24605