Mississippi Valley State University

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August 01, 2014

Instructor of English




English and Foreign Languages



Instructor of English


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (9-months)



Commensurate with qualifications and experience


Position Available:

Fall 2014 or Spring 2015


Job Description:


The instructor of English teaches 12 hours per semester in Freshman composition, world literature or upper-level courses related to his/her specialty; The ideal candidate should be qualified to teach English literature of all periods and professional writing. 


Qualifications Desired:

Ph.D. preferred, MA required; all candidates are expected to demonstrate commitment to professional growth and development and background in academic advising at the undergraduate level. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate level courses; advising students; fulfilling university or department committee assignments and community service assignments. Evidence of scholarly activity and publication desirable.


Application Deadline:

Open until filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer