Career Opportunities - NCTE

Current Opportunities



Lecturer Pool
University of California, Berkeley

The College Writing Programs at University of California, Berkeley, is recruiting a pool of qualified temporary lecturers to teach composition and creative writing courses as needs arise. Screening of applicants is ongoing; pool closes 12/31/2021. For details, see: For questions, contact Maggie Sokolik, Director, All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.


Coordinator of University Tutoring
Idaho State University, Idaho Falls and Meridian

Idaho State University is seeking a Coordinator of University Tutoring. The successful candidate will facilitate the academic success of undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of backgrounds and with a variety of needs. This position requires assisting in the design, delivery, and evaluation of academic support programs at ISU’s main campus in Pocatello, satellite campuses in Idaho Falls and Meridian, and online. For more information or to apply please visit


English Department Writing Program Associate Director
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

The Department of English Language & Literature at the University of Michigan seeks applicants for an open Lecturer III position beginning 8/29/2022. Non-tenure track position appointed for 3 years with potential for renewal. This position will also serve as Associate Director of English Department Writing Program.

Application deadline is 9/30/2021. Link to description: or go directly to to apply.


Part-time Online Writing Instructors

The Well-Trained Mind Academy is seeking part-time writing instructors to teach live, online expository writing classes. Part-time instructors teach 1-6 sections of 12-15 students each. Qualified and interested instructors will be considered for additional courses teaching creative writing, history, and/or literature. Some teaching experience required; experience with online instruction a plus. Must be comfortable working with a small focused team, taking academic direction, and cooperating with other writing instructors.

This position is part-time; instructors are hired on a course-by-course basis. Instructor should have a bachelor’s degree in the humanities; an MA, MFA, or PhD is a plus. Part-time instructors can live anywhere in the United States; all classes are offered during regular business hours in the Eastern Time Zone.

Position requires reliable high-speed internet and the ability to comfortably work using a screen for several hours in a row.

Please submit a cover letter that addresses previous teaching experience and any online teaching experience and a CV or résumé. Email all materials to; the position is open until filled.