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Part-Time Visiting Instructor for Scientific and Academic Writing, Wesleyan University

Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT is seeking a visiting instructor to teach two academic writing courses for the Fall 2016. One will be an undergraduate course called, "The Art of Scientific Writing" and the other, a graduate course covering the basics of scholarly writing at the graduate (MA and PhD) level.

Academic Writing Lecturer at UM-SJTU Joint Institute

Full Time Lecturer in Academic Writing and Technical Communication

Department: Academic Writing and Liberal Arts

Institution: University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI)

Deadline: Open until filled 

Start Date: September 2016

The Academic Writing and Liberal Arts Department at the University of Michigan- Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI) seeks experienced writing lecturers to teach Academic Writing and Technical Communication courses.


Lecturer, Rhetoric and Writing, Northern Arizona University

The English Department at Northern Arizona University seeks applicants for the position of lecturer in rhetoric and writing. The person will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in rhetoric and writing and is expected to contribute to an innovative and highly visible department. Duties include teaching four courses per semester and undergraduate and graduate student advising. Additional professional development, research, and service expectations will be determined in consultation with the Chair of English.


Full Time Lecturer Positions in the Syracuse University Writing Program

The Syracuse University Writing Program announces multiple appointments for the position of Lecturer. These positions are full-time, non-tenure-track, with full benefits. Lecturers will be hired on a three-year term contract with the possibility of renewal. Ph.D. with a specialization in Rhetoric and Composition or a terminal degree in a related field with extensive experience teaching writing required. Position responsibilities will include teaching four courses per semester, both lower-division and upper-division writing.


Two Visiting Assistant Professor positions at Manhattan College

Manhattan College seeks two visiting assistant professors or instructors for one-year positions starting in Fall 2013, renewable for three years.  3/4 annual course load composed primarily of writing courses (First Year Composition or Business Writing).  ABD in composition/rhetoric or M.A./M.F.A. with demonstrated experience teaching composition required; Ph.D. preferred.   


Associate Director of the Writing Center at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) in Lubbock, TX, is pleased to invite applications for a full-time, 12-month position as Associate Director of the Writing Center. Currently offering online, asynchronous tutoring, the TTUHSC Writing Center is looking to expand its services to the entire TTUHSC community in both online and onsite settings. This position offers an exciting opportunity to continue developing a young program and design new initiatives for a rapidly growing university with a focus on health sciences.


Director of the Deborah S. Ellis Writing Center at Southwestern University

Southwestern University invites applications for the position of Director of the Deborah S. Ellis Writing Center (DEWC).  This is a 10-month, full-time staff position and is eligible for the University’s benefit programs.  Reporting to the Office of the Dean of the Faculty, the position provides leadership and is responsible for all operations of the DEWC and for supporting writing in the disciplines. The DEWC is an undergraduate-staffed writing center where peer tutors work with students on all levels, in all disciplines, and at all points in the writing process.


Temporary Lecturer - Basic Writing Program

BASIC WRITING PROGRAM, University of California, San Diego

The Division of Arts & Humanities, at UC San Diego, is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.

We are seeking applicants for temporary lecturer position(s) in Basic Writing ( Appointment(s) may be part-time, full-time, quarterly or annual, with the possibility of renewal contingent on performance and funding availability. Positions available beginning the 2016/2017 academic year.


Tenure Track English Faculty position, Bellevue College (Seattle area)

Please note this job posting closes on Feb. 21st. The college is large 2 year CC offering some 4 year degrees. The minimum requirements are at least 2 years of teaching experience. a MA, or equivalent in Composition, Rhetoric, English or related field. Bellevue College is located about 10 miles east of downtown Seattle.