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Instructor or Assistant Professor in Science Writing

Faculty Posting Date: January 25, 2018

To Apply: apply.interfolio.com/48558

The English Department at Duquesne University is seeking a full-time Instructor or Assistant Professor to teach Science Writing, both face-to-face and online, beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year. The position carries a 4-4 course load and is not eligible for tenure review.


Candidates must have earned a graduate degree in a relevant field of study by August 15, 2018 and have experience teaching Science Writing or similar courses. Salary and benefits are competitive.


Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).

We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of intent that describing your interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a personal philosophy of teaching, a statement on scholarship, and contact information for three confidential references to http://apply.interfolio.com/48558. Priority will be given to applications received by March 1, 2018.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.