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Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Composition, Director of the Writing Program

The Spelman College English Department invites applications for a tenured position at the rank of Associate Professor with a concentration in Rhetoric/Composition to direct the Comprehensive Writing Program, beginning August 2016, job code TF0700. Candidates should be able to teach in the general education core, and in the English major and Writing minor. Directing the CWP will be a rotating position.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Rhetoric/Composition or related field with a specialization in Assessment and/or Writing across the Curriculum.

Assistant Professor of English (Rhetoric and Composition): Indiana University Southeast

The English Program at Indiana University Southeast in New Albany, Indiana, seeks candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English (Rhetoric and Composition) beginning in Fall 2016. Responsibilities include teaching a variety of undergraduate courses (3/3 load), including lower level general written communications courses and upper-level courses in the BA in English; contributing to curriculum development and assessment; serving as writing program administrator on a rotating basis (although not initially); and other departmental and campus service. Ph.D.


Assistant Professor or Instructor at K-State Salina

Kansas State University Salina invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or an Instructor of Composition/Rhetoric with an emphasis in Technical and/or Professional Writing, beginning as early as January, 2016. 

For position details and application instructions, visit  

EOE of individuals with disabilities & protected veterans. 

Background check required. 


Assistant or Associate Professor to Direct First Year Writing

The Grand Valley State University Department of Writing seeks a tenure-track professor (assistant or associate professor rank) to begin in August 2016 and assume the directorship of our first-year writing program within one or two years. A Ph.D. with an emphasis in rhetoric/composition, writing studies, professional writing or a related field is required by time of employment. Candidates are required to have expertise or experience in writing program development and administration.


Adjunct English Instructor at Wake Technical Community College

Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, NC is seeking to expand our pool of part-time faculty to teach English classes. Adjunct faculty positions provide quality, effective instruction in assigned courses on a part-time, temporary basis.


* Instructs and guides the class in an efficient and effective manner

* Maintains accurate records of student work and attendance

* Prepares thoroughly for each instructional hour

* Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment


UCSB Writing Program Lectureship in Composition

Deadline for primary consideration is Monday, November 16, 2015; applications will not be accepted after November 30, 2015. The University of California, Santa Barbara, Writing Program invites applications for full-time lecturers to join a vibrant and dynamic program, beginning in the 2016-17 academic year. Lecturers teach lower- and upper-division courses, including introductory writing courses for a variety of students and advanced courses in academic, interdisciplinary, and professional areas. The Writing Program also has a professional writing minor.


Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Digital & Multimodal Writing

The Writing Program at UC Santa Barbara invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, with a specialization in Digital and Multimodal Writing, beginning July 1, 2016. Requirements are a terminal degree in Writing Studies, Rhetoric, Composition, or a related field; demonstrated research and teaching excellence in digital and multimodal writing; experience teaching writing to undergraduates. Particularly desirable secondary areas of emphasis include scientific communication, professional writing, and writing program administration.


TWO Assistant/Associate Professor Tenure Track Positions at The University of Findlay

The University of Findlay is hiring two tenure track positions and applicants are encouraged to apply for both positions if skills are similar. A separate application must be completed for each position to be considered for that position. UF has a MA in Rhetoric and Writing ( and an undergraduate emphasis in general writing.

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