Assistant Professor of English, Composition and Ethnic American literature. The Willamette University English Department invites applications for a tenure-track position primarily in Composition, preferably with a strong preparation in either Latino/a literature or Native American literature. Ideal candidates will have the Ph.D. and publications in their field, and will be prepared to teach writing and literature courses, to participate in the continual development of writing across the curriculum at Willamette, and to assist in directing the Writing Center. Applications should include a short essay (1000 words maximum) on your approaches to teaching and your expected contribution to a department both generalist and interdisciplinary. Please send essay, letter of application, vitae, and contact information for three references to Gretchen Flesher Moon, Chair, Department of English, Willamette University, 900 State Street, Salem, Oregon 97301. Review begins 3 November 2006.