Bethel University

Inquiry Writing Seminar Adjunct Instructor

United States

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Inquiry Writing Seminar Adjunct Instructor

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/20/2023 8:52 PM)



# of Openings



 English Writing



Benefit Eligible

 Not Benefit Eligible

Job Summary

Teach a general education course with significant writing and reading components on a topic of candidate's choosing, approved by the Inquiry Seminar program director.


● Design a research, writing, and speaking course, with support from the Inquiry Seminar program director, that fulfills a general education requirement for Bethel undergraduates and meets stated course objectives.

● Attend a summer workshop (stipend provided) to learn required elements and objectives of the course and design the syllabus and major assignments.

● Create and maintain a course Moodle page.

● Teach the class in person, grade assignments and tests, support students as needed to promote their learning, and work with an undergraduate T.A. who functions as a peer mentor to enrolled students.

● Contribute to an academic environment that seeks to advance inclusive excellence in the program and the University.


● Ability and interest in teaching undergraduate students entering into rigorous college-level work in a residential liberal arts environment.

● Ability to teach writing and public speaking with integration of scholarly sources (some training for this will be available at the summer workshop).

● Clear communication and organizational skills.


Experience teaching writing and/or speaking required; experience teaching at the college level strongly preferred.


Master's degree required, PhD preferred, in English or related subject area.

Additional Information

Compensation :

  • Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Position open:

  • August 2023
  • Questions? Academic Affairs College of Arts & Sciences Bethel University 3900 Bethel Drive St. Paul, MN 55112 651.638.6804 [email protected]

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    Bethel University is a leader in Christ-centered higher education with approximately 5,000 students from 48 states and 32 countries enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and adult education programs. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, Bethel offers bachelor's and advanced degrees in nearly 100 fields. Educationally excellent classroom-based and online programs equip graduates to make exceptional contributions in life-long service to God and the world.

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    Job details


    Inquiry Writing Seminar Adjunct Instructor


    Bethel University


    United States


    May 25, 2023

    Application deadline

    June 11, 2023

    Job type



    Arts and Culture,Education,Linguistics,Literature

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