Full-Time Lecturer in Journalism, Media Studies, and Creative Writing - Department of English

The Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University invites applications for a non-tenure-track position as Full-time Lecturer to teach undergraduate courses in journalism, media studies, and/or creative writing. MA in Journalism and/or MFA in English (or closely-related field) required, along with evidence of strong teaching at the college level. The candidate will be committed to working with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students. Duties include teaching six courses per academic year or the equivalent. Initial appointment is for one year beginning 1 August 2022 and may be renewed for up to two additional one-year periods. 

Rank: Lecturer, non-tenure-track.

Application Instructions 

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references via the Interfolio portal at http://apply.interfolio.com/101604, as well as a separate diversity statement that explains how diversity, equity, and inclusion inform your past and/or future professional experience (scholarship, teaching, service). Questions may be directed to Prof. Athena Vrettos (axv13@case.edu). Application review will begin 28 February 2022. 

More detailed information regarding the Department may be found on our website: https://english.case.edu. Case Western Reserve University is located in the University Circle cultural district of Cleveland, Ohio, home of the nationally top-ranked Cleveland Clinic, internationally famous Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Institute of Music, and the Cleveland Institute of Art. Within a five-mile radius from CWRU are the nation's second largest theater district, several professional sports teams, a wide range of musical, artistic, and culinary venues, recreational opportunities, and numerous diverse communities in which to live.

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. As a recipient of the national Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award for the past ten years, CWRU has been recognized nationally as a leader in advancing equity and inclusivity. The university and the College of Arts & Sciences at CWRU are committed to creating an inclusive community where all are welcome, valued and heard. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Equity at 216.368.3066 or equity@case.edu to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.