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English Education - Assistant Professor, Fresno State University

English Education
Assistant Professor - Academic Year

vacancy # 11878

California State University, Fresno is a learning-centered University. We believe learning thrives
when a strong and active commitment to diversity is shared by all. This is because learning can
only take place in a climate where differing points of view are welcome, and diversity of all kinds
is valued by everyone.



Message from Cs Committee on Diversity

The following is message from the Chair of the Cs Committee on Diversity. We hope you'll all help us.


-- Asao

Hello Everyone,

How are you? As we all begin our summer activities, I just wanted to let you know about a new blog series in rhetoric and composition on the Conference on College Composition and Communication webpage that will begin on 5/29 (in about 2 weeks). The CCCC Committee on Diversity (I'm the Chair) will host a bi-weekly schedule of guest blog postings in a series called, "CCCC Conversations on Diversity" at:

CFP: Race and Racism in Writing Assessment (edited collection)

The editors of this collection ask for chapter proposals that consider issues of race and racism in college writing assessments. For instance, can our current theories and practices of writing assessment serve the changing face of higher education? Are the methods that we currently use really the best ones to assess the literacies of our diverse students? What about new technologies of assessment such as machine scoring and directed self-placement (DSP)?