Clinical Assistant Professor of English
Job No: 496445
Work Type: Faculty
Department: Katz School
Location: Beren Campus, 245 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY
The Katz School at Yeshiva University seeks a full-time clinical assistant or associate professor with
specialization in Composition, Rhetoric, Literature, and Business Communication for its undergraduate programs. This position has a unique
opportunity to develop innovative methods of teaching by collaborating with faculty from other disciplines to integrate
writing-across-the-curriculum. We are committed to supporting faculty with professional development, training, and curriculum development
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Develop and teach freshman
and sophomore-level English, and Business Communication courses. English courses may include First Year Writing, Composition and Rhetoric,
Speech, Business Communication, American, British, Global Literatures or Digital Humanities and related courses.
- Monitor student
progress and meet regularly with program team regarding student support, academic, and development needs.
- Provide academic
advisement to an assigned cohort of students.
- Participate in student support and student life initiatives to develop the whole
- Participate in student recruitment efforts and program events.
- Engage in professional development
- Contribute to the development of the Katz School through research, committee participation, community initiatives, and
other kinds of innovative service.
Experience & Educational Background:
- Ph.D. or A.B.D. in a relevant discipline.
- Experience in teaching both Composition and Literature to college/university students; experience in developmental writing a plus.
Skills & Competencies
- High energy level, enthusiasm, and interest in helping and supporting students and colleagues.
Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic
excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and
We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000 people across our various campus locations — Wilf Campus,
Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the
Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission through
all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who
contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section
of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a
broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University's retirement plan. Staff members are typically
eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and have access to a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans.
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