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Position:  Adjunct Position

Starting date:  Open


The Department of Language and Literature regularly relies on experienced and dedicated part-time professionals to teach the following courses in its curriculum.  Instructors are compensated on a per course basis.


Instructors are needed for the following courses:

Elements of English 
Emphasizes writing as a recursive process and the interconnected nature of reading and writing. Offers practice with organizing and developing ideas, and provides opportunities to refine drafting, revising, and editing skills through in-class workshops and one-on-one tutoring sessions in the campus writing center.

English Composition 
Emphasizes writing as a recursive process and offers practice in reading and responding to expository essays. Students explore language as a means of discovering and communicating truth.


  • At least a Master’s level education in the discipline
  • Commitment to undergraduate teaching and mentoring
  • Commitment to the Christian faith and to the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline.


About the Department: 

Language and Literature Website

About Malone University:

Malone University is a Christian university for the arts, sciences and professions, in the liberal arts tradition. The University is affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church – Eastern Region. The students, faculty and staff represent more than 35 denominations. Total enrollment is approximately 2,600 students with 1,500 undergraduates as well as adult degree-completion programs and graduate programs offering 10 master's degrees..

How to Apply:

In an effort to find and employ the best qualified faculty, the department maintains an open and rolling application process designed to identify a group of the most highly qualified individuals who may be called upon to teach as the need arises.  Individuals whose initial application materials indicate a potential fit with the department’s needs and the University’s mission may be invited for an interview with the department.  Upon completion of this process, successful candidates will be informed of concrete teaching needs and timetables by the department chair.  While applicants are welcome to submit materials at any time, hiring decisions are generally made in September and April for the following semester.  Applicants should submit the following materials:

  • Letter of interest indicating the courses for which the applicant would like to be considered
  • Application Form
  • CV
  • List of three references: name, title, email address, phone number
  • Statement of Faith indicating fit with Malone University’s mission 

Send all materials to: 
Steven Jensen
Chair, Department of Language and Literature
Malone University
2600 Cleveland Avenue NW
Canton, OH 44709

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Malone University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity.  This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees and applicants for admission or employment, in all university programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status. Malone University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.