Job Board

Assistant Professor of Writing Studies at Western Washington University Fall 2016

The English Department at Western Washington University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Writing Studies beginning in the fall of 2016.

WPA Position at University of Tennessee, Chattanooga

Director of Composition

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Department of English seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Rhetoric/Composition to serve as the Director of Composition starting in Fall 2016.

Required qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in English, Rhetoric, Composition, Writing Studies, or related field.
  • At least two years administrative experience with writing programs.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching composition-related courses.

Preferred qualifications:


University Writing Director at Louisiana State University -- (WPA)

                        Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Tenure‐Track)                                                               (Director of University Writing Program)
                                 College of Humanities and Social Sciences
                                                  Department of English
                                               Louisiana State University

Adv. Asst/Assoc Professor of Rhetoric and Composition

Position Description

The Department of English at the University of San Diego invites applications for a tenure-track, advanced assistant or associate professor position in Rhetoric and Composition and Director of the new University Writing Program. Teaching load is three courses per year; administrative load consists of three courses of reassigned time per year.


Adjunct Faculty at Woodbury University


Writing Adjunct Faculty


Woodbury University (Burbank, California) is a small, private, non-profit university with approximately 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students. Students enroll in the School of Architecture; the School of Business; the School of Media, Culture, and Design; and the College of Transdisciplinarity.



Writing Colleague Program Fellow, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

The Writing Colleagues Program at Hobart and William Smith Colleges supports writing across the curriculum through the training and support of course-embedded peer tutors. The Writing Colleagues Program Fellow has primary responsibility for supporting all current Writing Colleagues, including supervising and mentoring Writing Colleagues in course placements, as well as providing individual writing instruction and mentoring for pre-service Writing Colleagues in the preparatory seminar.


Search for Full-time Instructors Continues

Our search forfull-time Instructors continues--see the psoitions announcement beow. We will begin another round of review for applications received by July 15.

We expect to be able to offer new Instructors the same terms offered to continuing Instructors for the 2015-16 Academic Year: choice between a beginning salary of $36K for a 4/4 teaching load or beginning salary of $40K for a 5/5 teaching load.