As an English composition instructor at the College of Professional Studies, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in peoples' lives. Guided by the school's mission, purpose and goals, you will serve as an educator, role model, and mentor in a community which emphasizes student engagement to foster an innovative, dynamic, and quality learning environment. If you have experience teaching undergraduate English composition courses and would like to share your expertise as a Boston-based instructor in our undergraduate programs and international cohorts, we invite you to apply.
Instructors are responsible for leveraging their skills to deliver education services to students in a variety of ways, including
Preparing course plans and materials
Recording grades, conducting discussion board forums, and submitting reports through Blackboard
Ensuring academic integrity in accordance with program and university policies
Demonstrating proficiency in scholarly database searches and in proper use of MLA/APA citation methods, and in helping students use databases and citation methods
Master's degree in English, Teaching English as a Second Language, Applied Linguistics, or closely related field
At least two years of experience teaching in a higher education environment
Online teaching experience
Demonstrated commitment to student success
Ability and willingness to collaborate with peers on student success strategies
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.