Career Opportunities with Jamestown Community College

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Career Opportunities with Jamestown Community College

English Composition Instructors, Part-time

Department: Faculty
Office: Olean, NY
Location: Olean, NY

About Jamestown Community College:

Jamestown Community College, a SUNY institution, is a comprehensive community college with degree granting campuses in Jamestown, Olean, and Dunkirk, New York. JCC is an innovative, open access institution that meets regional education needs by providing transfer degree programs, career programs, community service, developmental education, and training programs for business and industry. Guided by principles that emphasize student success and continuous improvement, JCC welcomes applications from qualified, enthusiastic candidates.

Position Description:

JCC anticipates potential part-time openings for Composition instructors for the upcoming summer, fall, and spring semesters on our Cattaraugus County campus.  


Required: A Masterís degree (or higher) in English; or at least 18 graduate credit hours in English literature or composition from an MA English program; or a Masterís degree (or higher) in literacy, reading, or related area in addition to at least 2 years of experience teaching composition. 

*Upon request, evaluation of non-English graduate credit may be done on a case-by-case basis. 

Preferred: Education in Rhetoric and Composition. Teaching experience in Rhetoric and Composition. 

Additional Information:

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Final candidates are subject to a pre-employment criminal background investigation.

Please note that Jamestown Community College does not sponsor H-1B Visas.

Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following, which are required for consideration, by clicking on the link below:

  1. Resume (Linked-in profile is not sufficient).
  2. Cover letter.
  3. Transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable at application but official transcripts will be required prior to appointment).
  4. Names and contact information for three professional references.

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