Adjunct Instructor, Reading and Critical Thinking

Title – Adjunct Instructor, Reading and Critical Thinking
Start Date – Fall Semester, 2019
Department – Liberal Arts

Reading and Critical Thinking
Tuesday /Thursday 8:30am-9:55am

Position Description
In this course, students learn to think, read, and write critically and to express themselves articulately in written form and discussions through close reading and analysis of a variety of texts. Students practice the writing and analytical process through generating and supporting ideas, writing drafts, and using critiques as a basis for revising and editing. They further their editorial skills through offering peer commentary on each other’s work. Critical thinking and communication skills learned in this class form a vital foundation for students’ success in future studio and liberal arts courses and for becoming an active participant in their own learning.


A Master’s degree is required. Three years higher education experience preferred.

Additional Requirements

Position takes place in an educational environment; manual dexterity to use computers is required.

To apply 

Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume/cv to the Human Resource department at Montserrat College of Art,, and to Erin Dionne, Liberal Arts Division Chair (, with the subject line “Reading and Critical Thinking”. Application deadline: August 14, 2019.