College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

English and Modern Languages Department Open Position

Faculty Position Announcement: Part-Time/Temporary Lecturers

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences

The English & Modern Languages Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites lecturers to become members of our part-time temporary lecturers pool.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in field of specialization (or Master’s degree in related field and relevant teaching experience) required at time of application. Teaching responsibilities include classroom lecture/discussions, grading of frequent papers, individualized instruction and scheduled office hours.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications

Ph.D. in a relevant field preferred: Rhetoric and Composition, TESOL, Linguistics, English Education, French, German, Chinese (Mandarin), or Spanish.


Part-time, temporary lecturer appointments are usually made for one academic quarter (approximately 11 weeks) at fractions usually ranging from 4/15 to 12/15 of full-time; multiple quarter appointments are possible. Incumbents may be reappointed to subsequent quarters contingent upon funding and favorable performance evaluations.

Application Procedure

Candidates must submit originals of:

  • A completed academic application (signature is required);
  • A curriculum vitae;
  • Three recent letters of reference (dated within the past two years and at least one written within 12 months of the application). Please ask your letter writers to submit them via Letters sent by applicants will not be accepted;
  • An official transcript from an accredited educational institution showing highest degree earned ("Issued to a student" is not considered an official transcript).  Applicants should request the Transcript Office of their institution to send the official transcripts via email attachment to Maria Rodriguez (

Please address all inquiries to:

Dr. Alison Baker, Chair, English & Modern Languages Department
c/o Maria J. Rodriguez
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Pomona, CA 91768

Phone: 909.869.3803
Fax: 909.869.4896