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Assistant Professor of English

The University of Mary invites applications for a faculty position in English to begin Fall 2019, pending final approval. Salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience, and rank. A Ph.D. is required by time of employment. Candidates must be able to show an ability to teach a wide range of introductory composition, literature, and rhetoric courses. Areas of specialization may include American literature, composition, or creative writing. Candidates should also have some familiarity with the larger Christian intellectual tradition.

Applicants should also excel in teaching at the undergraduate level and be able to teach broadly among the various areas of English while having an active research agenda. All faculty are expected to demonstrate a willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission and identity of the University of Mary (see

The University of Mary overlooks the beautiful Missouri river and is located in Bismarck, North Dakota, a community of approximately 80,000 people, with wonderful family and parish life, friendly neighborhoods, enjoyable recreational and cultural facilities, a low crime rate, clean air, and excellent schools. The University of Mary, with an enrollment of over 3000 students, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. AA/EOE.

Qualified applicants should submit (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) a recent set of teaching evaluations, (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) writing sample of around 10 pages, (6) transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and (7) three letters of recommendation by clicking on the link or copying and pasting it into your browser:

Review of application materials will begin by the end of November 2018. Position will remain open until filled.

Equal Opportunity Employer