Part-Time Writing Program & Center Faculty

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Part-Time Writing Program & Center Faculty
Department English
Position Number 926100
Requisition Number 060039
Position Type Adjunct (PT Faculty)
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hourly Rate $2250-$2400 per 3-credit hour course
Job Summary/Responsibilities

Part-time instructors in the University of North Florida Writing Program will:
(a) be on campus for 8.75 hours per week per 3-credit course assigned;
(b) be trained in use of the UNF-developed writing assessment protocols and report that information to the Writing Program Director on a semesterly basis;
© offer designated UNF-directed curriculum as assigned by the Writing Program Director; and
(d) participate in ongoing professional development opportunities.

Required Qualifications

Minimum qualification: Master’s degree in English, Composition, Rhetoric, or a closely related field in writing or a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. Willingness to participate in professional development opportunities.

Preferred Qualifications
Statement(s) of Understanding Background Check
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In
conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.


Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date
Job Posting Date 07/27/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Linda Howell, 904-620-1259
Hiring Official Brian Striar, 904-620-2273
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Must include 3 professional references when completing the application.

Applicants must complete an online application at as well as upload and mail supplemental documents in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload and mail all the required documents will not be considered for this position.

Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records.

While the confirmation number guarantees that your online application and uploaded documents have been successfully received, it does not mean that your application is complete. Your application is not complete until your mailed documents have also been received.

You must upload the following materials at the time of application:
1. Letter of Interest
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
4. Sample Syllabus

You must mail the following materials:
4. Official Transcript for highest degree conferred
5. Three (3) original letters of recommendation

Address the packet to:

Writing Program Director
Position Number: 926100
Department of English
University of North Florida
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224

For further information, please contact Linda Howell at (904) 620-1259 or via e-mail at


Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts in English, Creative Writing, or a related degree with at least 18 graduate-level credit hours in English?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching/Advising Philosophy
  4. Sample Course Syllabus
Optional Documents