Assistant Professor of English (Tenure-Track), Rhetoric/Composition with a specialization in oneor more of the following areas: Digital Rhetorics/Multi-Modal Composing; Technical andProfessional Writing; or Medical Writing or Bioinformatics Communication. The successfulcandidate will join the departmental rotation to serve as director of composition and provideleadership around writing in the department and in the university. A PhD in rhetoric andcomposition, technical communication, or closely related field is required by the time of appointment.
The University of Missouri-Kansas City is seeking an Assistant Teaching Professor and Coordinator of Writing Assessment. Half of the position will focus on teaching/advising responsibilities as an Assistant Teaching Professor of English, and half will be devoted to overseeing the RooWriter (a standardized writing assessment at UMKC).
As an Assistant Teaching Professor, this person will have the following duties:
Teach two courses per semester (in the fall and spring) and one course in the summer semester as assigned by the Chair of English.