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Adjunct Faculty, English

Dominican is seeking an experienced Linguistics instructor to teach one course in Fall 2014.


  • Teach three unit course at Undergraduate level
  • Evaluate and grade student work and provide feedback to students
  • Mentor and advise students on the progress of their projects and coursework
  • Uphold academic performance standards and integrity

Course Descriptions

  • Course Title - ENGL 3001 Linguistics: Introduction to Linguistics: the scientific inquiry into human language, its structures and uses and the relationship between them, as well as into the development and acquisition of language.


  • Master’s Degree required, PhD preferred
  • Experience teaching at the undergraduate level

Additional Position Information

  • Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until filled

Dominican University of California is an independent, international, learner-centered university of Catholic heritage, offering both undergraduate and graduate programs. The University is located 12 miles north of San Francisco nestled in the foothills Marin County. Over 73% of our faculty members hold a PhD or the highest degree in their field of expertise, mirroring the percentage of doctorates at research universities. Dominican has a 1:11 teacher-to-student ratio, an average class size of 15 with a small-town feeling in a park-like campus. We blend interdisciplinary core courses, real-world studies, and small classes with close and supportive academic advising and mentoring. 

Application Procedures

  • Email CV/Resume and Cover Letter to

Joan Baranow, PhD
Associate Professor of English
Chair, Department of Literature and Languages
Dominican University of California
50 Acacia Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901

Dominican University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity, and takes pride in its multicultural environment.

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