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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 04/17/18

Applications Due05/15/18

Vacancy ID51528

AgencySUNY Cobleskill

TitleAdjunct Instructors (English Composition)

Occupational CategoryEducation, Teaching

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitPSNU - Professional Services Negotiating Unit (UUP)

Salary RangeFrom $2295 to $2295 Annually

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 0%

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 6


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Schoharie

Street Address State Rt 7

City Cobleskill


Zip Code12043

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in English or a closely related field.
Preferred Qualifications

In addition to the aforementioned minimum qualifications, it is preferred the candidate also have:

Experience teaching at the college level.

Duties Description SUNY Cobleskill is seeking qualified Adjunct Instructors to teach sections of freshman-level English in ENGL 099 (Fundamentals of College Writing) and ENGL 101 (Composition I).

ENGL 099 - This course is a review and practice in the fundamentals of written communication. Students will learn to effectively use the techniques and skills of correct punctuation, thesis development, sentence structure, organizational patterns, transitions, paragraphing, and essay construction.

ENGL 101 - In this composition course, students will write personal essays developing a point or an idea with evidence drawn from their own lives and academic essays organized around an intellectual task, such as arguing in favor of an idea, comparing, defining or analyzing.

Additional Comments The schedule for the course offerings are TBD. Courses could be offered at 11 a.m. Tu/Th, 1 p.m. MWF, 2 p.m. Tu/Th, or 12N MWF. The anticipated start date for this position is August 2018.
This is a part-time, temporary position.
The salary for this position is $2295 per 3 credit class.
SUNY Cobleskill is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community for our students and employees. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of the background check.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Lynn Berger, Director of Human Resources



Email Address


Street 106 Suffolk Circle

City Cobleskill

State NY

Zip Code 12043


Notes on ApplyingThe application review process will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found. Priority is given to applications submitted by May 15, 2018.

Completed application consists of the following:

1. Letter of application, addressing qualifications, availability, position responsibilities, and college values
2. Current CV or Resume
3. Names, emails and phone numbers of at least three professional references

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