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Part-Time Instructor of English

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Part-Time Instructor of English
Requisition Number FE03116
Working Title
Department Name 8E620:English
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Part-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education
A PhD in English or related field is preferred. The candidate is expected to have expertise in Early and/or Nineteenth-Century American Literature.
Required Related Experience
NA
Required License/Registration/Certification
NA
Job Summary
The Department of English (https://english.as.uky.edu/) in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY invites applications for a part-time instructor to teach American Literature Survey I. This is a temporary, non-tenure eligible appointment for the 2022 Fall semester beginning August 1.

The candidate is expected to have expertise in Early and/or Nineteenth-Century American Literature. A PhD in English or related field is preferred.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a copy of the transcript for highest degree earned. In addition, please provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile.

Questions about this position should be addressed to Dr. Jonathan Allison, Chair, Department of English (jalliso@uky.edu).

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted. 
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-08-31 Expires: 2022-12-30

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