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Sessional Instructor Position, University of Winnipeg

The Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications at The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a twelve-month term position at the rank of Instructor. The successful candidate will teach Academic Writing (3 and 6 credit hours), including sections designated for EAL students. Subject to budgetary approval, this appointment will be effective August 1, 2013.

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position, University of Winnipeg

The Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications at the University of Winnipeg invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will teach upper-level rhetoric, writing, and/or communications courses as well as first-year Academic Writing courses; will contribute to curriculum and program development; and will be expected to carry out a research program. Subject to budgetary approval, this appointment will be effective July 1, 2013.

Tenure-Track Position at the University of Winnipeg (Manitoba, Canada)

The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications, which offers an exciting new Major in Rhetoric and Communications. The position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2008. The candidate should have or be close to completing a PhD in rhetoric, composition, or communication, or any combination of these areas.

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Tenure Track Position in Rhetoric and Communications (University of Winnipeg)

The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a tenure-track position in its Centre for Academic Writing, which offers an exciting new Major in Rhetoric and Communications. The position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2007. The candidate should have or be close to completing a PhD in rhetoric, composition, or communication, or any combination of these areas. We will also consider candidates with a PhD (or one close to completion) in English or Education with a concentration in rhetoric or composition and expertise in an area such as communication theory, technical/professional communication, computer-mediated communication, or communication and culture. Experience teaching undergraduate writing courses is a definite asset. The successful candidate will teach upper-level rhetoric, writing, and/or communication courses as well as a range of discipline-specific first-year Academic Writing courses; will contribute to course and program development; and will be expected to carry out a research program. This position is subject to budgetary approval. The University of Winnipeg is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is initially directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The deadline for applications is December 15, 2006. Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, a writing sample, and a relevant course outline to: Dr. Judith Kearns, Director, Centre for Academic Writing, University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3B 2E9. Phone: 204-786-9848. Fax: 204-774-4134. Email: j.kearns@uwinnipeg.ca

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