Adjunct English Professor
Job Type

Greenville University is seeking a qualified individual to teach Composition and Developmental English courses starting Spring semester 2022 in our face to face or online. In addition to courses in that area, there is an opportunity to teach a wide range of undergraduate general education courses in writing, literature, and potentially a lab course in publications (magazine, arts journal and newspaper). 

  • The successful candidate must have a Master’s degree in English with at least 18 course hours in Composition and literature or a Ph.D. in English.
  • Experience with learning management system like Blackboard or D2L is a plus. 
  • At least 1 year previous experience in teaching at the University level both in person and online is preferred. 
  • Experience and or training in development writing is a plus. 

Greenville University:

Greenville University has a dynamic commitment to experiential learning, faith integration and practical skill development tailored around job placement. The university has approximately 700 residential students and is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. 

Our Mission:

Greenville University empowers students for lives of character and service through a transforming Christ-centered education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies.

Our Vision:

Greenville University believes that God created each of our students to uniquely shape the world!

Therefore, we

  • Offer a transformational Christ-centered educational experience that empowers, enriches, and endures;
  • Focus on the development of the whole person so that each student thrives spiritually, intellectually, emotionally,  relationally, and physically;
  • Inspire our students to embrace God’s Call; and,
  • Give our work as worship and welcome the presence of the risen Christ to fill us, equip us, and send us.

How to Apply:

Application materials should include a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of philosophy of Christian higher education, 4) statement of personal faith journey and commitment, 5) names of three references, and 6) copies of academic transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable for initial application).  Electronic copies of all these documents are welcome.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.  Address applications to:
Greenville University

Attn: HR Office

315 East College Avenue

Greenville, Illinois 62246s

Office Phone: (618) 664-6845


Greenville University's Commitment to Diversity:

It is the policy of Greenville University not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race, gender or prior military service in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville University is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Greenville University is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville University was founded in 1892 and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church yet draws students from 40+ denominations. For additional information, please visit our website: