UNC Charlotte invites applications for Director of the Writing Resources Center (WRC) in the University Writing Programs (UWP), a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor in the Department of English. Applicants must have an earned doctorate in rhetoric and composition, or a related field, and a record of research publication. Experience in writing center tutoring, teaching, and administration required, with the ability to work effectively and professionally with faculty, staff, and students.
Illinois State University’s Department of English seeks an Assistant Professor in Rhetoric and Composition, specializing in histories of rhetoric. We seek a colleague with expertise in comparative cultural rhetorics, with an emphasis on rhetorics from and of underrepresented or non-Western cultures. The successful applicant will conduct and publish scholarly research, teach undergraduate and graduate courses in rhetoric and composition, and work with graduate students in an internationally recognized Department.
Illinois State is a perfect home for a WPA, one that supports pedagogical and technological innovation not only on paper, but with an intellectual community. It houses five journals/editors, including Cheryl Ball from Kairos and Lynn Worsham of JAC ; we have 70 graduate students and we have this wonderful English Studies major with the fingerprints of Doug Hesse, Ron Fortune, Jan Neuleib and so many other good folk all over it.
Registration for the 2008 International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference at Austin, Texas is now open!
Please go to
and click on the link to "Register for the conference."
Wednesday, May 28 through
Saturday, May 31, 2008
The University of Texas at Austin