Assistant Professor of English (Missouri Valley College)

The Division of Communications, Humanities, and Human Services at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Assistant Professor of English (American literature generalist) to begin August 1, 2016.  The teaching load may include first-year composition and American literature courses.

Qualifications include a Ph.D in American literature, with the ability to teach a wide range of American literature courses and teaching experience in first-year composition.  Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission, and willingness to serve on campus committees and to advise students are also necessary qualifications.  Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred.  To apply please email cover letter, c.v., contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy (all in PDF format) to Dr. Dave Reinheimer, Chair, at
Applications should be submitted by April 12, 2016. EOE.  Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.