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Assistant Professor of English Composition

Company:
Seminole State College
Job Location:
Seminole, 74868
Category:
English and Literature
Type:
Full-Time

POSITION SUMMARY

The English Composition Assistant Professor is a full-time, tenure-track position within the Language Arts and Humanities Division. The position requires an innovative composition educator who is committed to student success as shown through student engagement and completion. Teaching delivery may include on or off-campus, Zoom, and/or online through the college LMS. The position reports to the Language Arts and Humanities Division Chair and requires at least a 35-hour work week that includes a course load of 15 credit hours per semester and a minimum of 10 office hours a week. In addition to these responsibilities, the position may include duties suitable to a tenure track position such as coordinating the Writing House (scheduling and supervising writing tutors); coordinating the Writing Program (transitional and credit composition course curriculum development, assessment, regular composition faculty meetings/training, and new faculty orientation); serving as Sigma Kappa Delta honor society sponsor; serving as an academic advisor to returning students; participating in the faculty peer mentoring program; and serving on campus committees as assigned.

SEMINOLE STATE COLLEGE MISSION AND VALUES

  • All employees will represent Seminole State College in the most positive manner with prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers and the community we serve. They will interact effectively with a diverse group of faculty, staff, students and other customers of our services, learns and uses operating practice of Seminole State College.
  • All employees will uphold the Mission Statement: Seminole State College empowers people for academic success, personal development, and lifelong learning.
  • All employees will perform job duties utilizing SSC’s core values: Compassion, Opportunity, Respect, and Excellence.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide the division with current contact information (email and cell and/or home telephone).
  • Respond to all emails and voicemails in a timely manner.
  • Assist in student recruitment.
  • Communicate with the Division Chair and the Division Office Manager as soon as possible regarding class plans in your absence.
  • Continue to develop skills and knowledge base through professional development.
  • Actively participate in community activities, organizations, or services within the five-county service area.
  • Participate in the tenure application process.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

Application review will begin immediately; however, only candidates whose applications are received by July 19, 2024 are assured of receiving full consideration.. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Benefits provided by the college include Oklahoma Teachers’ Retirement, group health and dental insurance, long term disability, and life insurance equivalent to two times annual salary. A tax-sheltered annuity wherein the college contributes 3.5% of any employee’s annual salary is available after one year of employment. Employment is subject to successful completion of a background check. The filling of this position is contingent on the budget.

To apply, please send letter of application, resume, copies of all academic transcripts and three professional letters of recommendation to:

Seminole State College or Email: HR@sscok.edu

ATTN: Human Resources

P.O. Box 351

Seminole, OK 74818

SSC is an AA/EEO employer committed to multicultural diversity.

SSC participates in E-verify.

Posted July 8, 2024

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