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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).


English Department

The Bloomsburg University of PA English Department seeks qualified candidates for temporary composition or 100/200-level literature positions as needed. Required: Minimum degree MA/MS/MFA in English, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing Studies, or related field and recent college composition and literature teaching experience; demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations.

To apply to this pool, send application letter, two letters of recommendation, unofficial transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, sample composition syllabus and curriculum vitae to Dr. David Randall, Chair, Search Committee, Department of English, Bloomsburg University of PA, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815-1301.

Finalists for this position must communicate well and successfully complete a phone or Skype interview with the search committee and interested English faculty. Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the regular, full-time department faculty. Applications will be accepted through January 2020. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including but not limited to employment verification, educational and other credential verification, a Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, and a criminal background check. Bloomsburg University of PA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by the Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Warren Student Services Center, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815; Phone: (570) 389-4529; Email: titleixcoord@bloomu.edu. Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: (215) 656-6010; Fax: (215) 656-6020. 

The application deadline for this pool is January 2020.