Work with Us

Fresno State's Department of English supports the largest number of employees within the College of Arts and Humanities. More than 100 people work with us every day to serve the students in our degree programs and to produce professional publications and events.

This includes: professors, lecturers, administrative and technical staff, graduate teaching associates (TAs), instructional student assistants (tutors), student assistants, and interns.

Job Opportunities for Students

Teaching Associate — English Department

Description: The Department of English seeks graduate students as Teaching Associate applicants. Teaching Associates typically are responsible for providing classroom instruction.

Position opens: March 3, 2021

Review begins: March 31, 2021

Position closes: Open until filled

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Instructional Student Assistant (Tutor) — Writing Center

Description: The Writing Center specializes in tutoring writing based on current methods and best practices. Tutors work with students in small groups and individually to help student writers develop their writing skills and to provide supportive community. Once hired, tutors will receive training and continue learning new tutoring methods in a required class that meets every week.

Position opens: April 14, 2021

Review begins: May 7, 2021

Position closes: Open until filled 

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Student Assistant (Editorial Assistant) — Creative Writing Program

Description: Editorial Assistant duties will include simple to complex tasks that support the Philip Levine Prize for Poetry book contest and the graduate course English 242, Literary Editing and Publishing, taught by Prof. Mai Der Vang. This will include: database management, logging and assigning manuscripts, spreadsheet tracking and management, monitoring of student reviewer progress, helping to guide and organize the editorial process, instructing less-experienced students in working with Submittable, and assisting Prof. Vang and office staff with other aspects of running the contest.

Position opens: April 5, 2021

Review begins: Immediately

Position closes: May 14, 2021

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Job Opportunities for Faculty

Assistant Professor — English Department

Description: The Department of English seeks applicants for a tenure‐track position in Secondary English Education and Adolescent Literacies. The successful applicant will help coordinate undergraduate and credential programs supporting the preparation of culturally and linguistically sustaining secondary English teachers serving the greater California Central Valley.

Position opens: October 13, 2020

Review begins: November 30, 2020

Position closes: April 30, 2021

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Temporary Lecturer Pool — English Department

Description: The successful applicant may teach composition, literature, creative writing, as well as high enrollment general education courses. Currently, we have an immediate need for a candidate qualified to teach English classes.

Position opens: March 26, 2020

Review begins: A review of applications continues on a rolling basis as teaching positions open.

Position closes: Open until filled

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