Open Posting: Faculty: Adjunct Instructor-Writing/Composition

Position: Faculty

Classification: Part time, Salaried

MacMurray College is an independent, four-year, residential, baccalaureate college with a strong liberal arts tradition located in the affordable, safe, and stimulating city of Jacksonville, Illinois. For more than 170 years, MacMurray College has been committed to prepare graduates for satisfying and productive professional careers, providing the tools needed for effective leadership and encouraging individual growth throughout one’s education and future endeavors.

MacMurray College invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Writing/Composition for the Fall 2019 semester to teach basic composition (Comp 131) to first-year students.  Courses are designed to prepare students for academic writing, research, and public speaking.  The course will also include grammar review, report and argument writing, and APA-style documentation.

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MacMurray College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.  The College will not sponsor applicants for work visas.  Interested applicants may send a brief cover letter describing your interest in this position, a CV/résumé outlining your qualification for the position, and contact information including email addresses for three professional references.  Any finalist for the position must successfully pass a background screening. Applications will be reviewed immediately. All materials should be sent to

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