Adjunct - English

Job Title: Adjunct - English

Department: Division –Academic Affairs

Position Status: Part-Time

Directly Reports To: Vice President for Academic Affairs

Classification: Non-Exempt

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology seeks an accomplished and dedicated member of the faculty who can supplement the teaching mission in the Academic Affairs Division.  Academic Affairs at Thaddeus Stevens College is establishing a temporary faculty teaching pool. This is a part-time position with a focus on the delivery of instruction.  The successful candidate will report to the Vice President for Academic Affairs or designee, with possible reappointment for subsequent semesters.  As a member of the faculty, the successful candidate will work closely with colleagues in the Division to pursue the mission and goals of the College.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Teaching in the areas of English.
  • Willingness and ability to function as a team member and colleague in the Division of General Education.
  • Distance learning and/or off-campus teaching opportunities may be possible.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Master’s degree in English or a closely related field;
  • Demonstrated ability to teach in the areas of composition, technical writing, or public speaking;
  • Prior relevant teaching experience; and
  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively as a member of a team.

Conditions of Employment

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a residential, two year technical college that serves economically disadvantaged as well as tuition-paying students. The College prepares students for skilled employment in a diverse, ever-changing workforce and for full, effective participation as citizens of the community, the Commonwealth, and the nation. Committed for over a century to lifelong learning, inclusiveness, and community outreach, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology dedicates itself to the development of Pennsylvania's technical workforce.  For information about the College, visit

Work Environment: This job operates in a professional environment and routinely uses standard office equipment such as a computer, phone, and copier.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is largely a sedentary role, walking, and bending or standing as necessary.

Application Process: Application materials must include a cover letter, a current resume, and academic transcripts. Send applications to Heather Burky, Attention: English Adjunct Pool, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, 750 East King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 or Applications will be reviewed upon submission and the posting will remain open until the position is filled.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology (the “College”) does not discriminate in its educational programs or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age (as applicable), religion, ancestry, veteran status, or any other legally protected classification.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.