Northwest Missouri State University
English, Maryville, MO 64468
Assistant Professor of English
Tenure-track Assistant Professor with specialty in Composition and Rhetoric, beginning August 2007, to teach a 4/4 load. Specialization in developmental composition, technical/workplace writing, first-year composition, or assessment desirable. Teaching includes at least fifty percent general education writing courses with some opportunity to teach upper-level or graduate writing courses. Earned doctorate, successful teaching experience at the college level, student support, departmental and university service, and ongoing scholarship required. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Summer teaching dependent on departmental needs. Send letter of application, vita, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of reference to Dr. Michael Hobbs, Chair, Department of English, Colden Hall, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO 64468. Screening will begin November 15th and will continue until position is filled. Interviews at the 2006 MLA convention in Philadelphia. Application will be acknowledged by letter. Inquire to Mhobbs@nwmissouri.edu or (660) 562-1265. Northwest is an equal opportunity employer.