Department of English

Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.


Baylor seeks to fill the following faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of English.


Tracking ID#: F009577

POSITION: Assistant Professor in Early Seventeenth Century Literature

QUALIFICATIONS: Seventeenth Century English Literature, tenure-track assistant professor to begin Fall 2014. The Department of English seeks a dynamic scholar to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses. Primary expertise may be in poetry, prose, or drama, but the successful candidate should be conversant in more than one genre. The candidate should be an active scholar-teacher, with the Ph.D in hand at the start of the appointment.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses Seventeenth Century Literature and will be expected to maintain a continuous research and publication agenda.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning October 1, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete application materials must be submitted by November 1, 2013.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and transcripts. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Dianna Vitanza, Department Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97404
Waco, Texas 76798-7404
254-710-1768

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Julie_Sherrod@Baylor.edu


Tracking ID#: F009431

POSITION: Lecturer in Technical Writing

QUALIFICATIONS: The Department of English seeks a dynamic and creative scholar-teacher to teach undergraduate courses in technical writing. The candidate should have extensive academic preparation in the teaching of technical writing, teaching experience at the college-level, and the Ph.D. in hand at the start of the appointment.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in technical writing.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning October 1, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete application materials must be submitted by November 1, 2013.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and transcripts. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Dianna Vitanza, Department Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97404
Waco, Texas 76798-7404
254-710-1768

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Julie_Sherrod@Baylor.edu


Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.