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Assistant Professor, Composition

Creighton University seeks a full-time, tenure track, assistant professor in Rhetoric and Composition. Applicants should be proven, excellent teachers and have strong continuing familiarity with developments in technology, digital media, and writing, and be able to share this expertise. The successful candidate will teach upper- and lower-division composition courses. Three -course load per semester. Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered. Position begins August 2006. Candidates are strongly urged to familiarize themselves with Creighton’s English Department (http://mockingbird.creighton.edu/english/), programs, and University mission (http://www2.creighton.edu/mission/). Applications must be postmarked by November 1. Send three recommendation letters, vita, writing sample, statement of teaching philosophy, graduate/undergraduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable initially), and supporting materials to Bob Whipple, Chair, Search Committee, Department of English, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68178. Include email address. All applications will be acknowledged. MLA interviews preferred. A Jesuit, Catholic institution, Creighton University encourages applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds who believe they can contribute to the university’s distinctive educational traditions. Creighton is an EEO/AA employer and seeks a wide range of applicants for the position so that one of our core values – ethnic and cultural diversity – may be realized.
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