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Assistant/Associate Professor, Rhetoric and Composition
Job SummaryThe Faculty of Liberal and Fine Arts is pleased to invite applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor, Rhetoric and Composition. This full-time appointment will begin 2 August 2018.
The Department of English is seeking a faculty colleague with a strong commitment to undergraduate instruction; knowledge of current trends in pedagogy; evidence of excellence in teaching; and evidence of scholarly research and publications. We encourage applications from professionals who can help us continue to prepare exceptional and ethical students.
Teach first-year writing and advanced writing courses; engage in research; assist in securing external grants and other funding opportunities; participate in curriculum review, revision and design; develop and participate in departmental projects; contribute to the development of teaching materials; and serve on departmental, school and university-wide committees.
Candidates must have an earned PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or a related field from an accredited institution; excellent undergraduate teaching experience; and an active research agenda in composition and rhetoric. Desirable specialties include: basic writing, WAC/WID, digital rhetoric and distance education.