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How to Apply

Applications should be sent to:

Hiring Committee
Department of Language, Culture,and Communication
UM-Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Rd.
3018 CASL Building
Dearborn, MI 48128

Job Summary

The University of Michigan-Dearborn, College of Arts, Sciences and Letters invites applications for the position of a part-time Lecturer in the Writing Program for Fall 2019 to teach professional writing and first-year composition. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2019 for one semester, with the potential for re-appointment in subsequent terms. Please submit letter, CV or resume, and statement of teaching philosophy. Course scheduling is flexible and may include day, evening, hybrid, or online classes. 

Required Qualifications*

Minimum qualifications:

  • Evidence of excellence in teaching technical, professional, and first-year writing
  • A master’s degree in technical communication, composition, rhetoric, or a related field

Desired Qualifications*

Preferred qualifications include:

  • "Real world” experience in professional writing
  • Experience working with second-language or multilingual writers
  • Experience teaching in computer-mediated environments

Additional Information

This position is subject to the terms and conditions of a collective bargaining agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers’ Employment Organization (LEO)/AFT/MFT and SRP Local 6244, AFL-CIO.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.