POSITION DESCRIPTION: The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) Department of English seeks applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Writing Studies beginning Fall 2018. Primary responsibilities include teaching in our undergraduate and graduate programs. Desired specialties include one or more of the following: digital and multimedia rhetoric, online pedagogies, research methodologies, history of rhetoric, multilingual writing, technical communication, and writing program administration.
News & Announcements
The Allan K. Smith Center for Writing and Rhetoric at Trinity College invites applications for a two-year, visiting assistant professor position, specializing in digital rhetoric, to begin fall 2018. Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in first year composition and digital rhetoric. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition by July 1, 2018 (also considered: Ph.D. in English or related field with significant coursework or research in rhetoric and composition as well as teaching experience). Teaching load is 3/2. Competitive salary and benefits.
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The College of Staten Island CUNY invites applications for a teacher-scholar in composition and rhetoric for a position directing our Writing Program, effective August 2018. This position is at open rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) depending on experience.
We are pleased to announce a new position at Emory University in our Writing Program. The new hire will join a collaborative and genial team which includes people trained in rhet/comp, literature, and creative writing. We are particularly looking for a person with some experience and a passion for both teaching and program building. The lecture-track at Emory has three tiers—lecturer, senior lecturer, and professor of pedagogy, paralleling the tiers of the tenure-track faculty.
The University Writing Program at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for a full-time lecturer position in Rhetoric and Writing (Composition) to begin late August 2018. This is renewable position, with a 4/4 teaching load, service in the University Writing Program, and a faculty appointment in the Department of English, College of Liberal Arts. Competitive salary with full-time benefits.
University of California, San Diego
Associate Director, UC San Diego Sixth College, Culture, Art and Technology Writing Program (Academic Coordinator I-AY/Lecturer)
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of English (Journalism)
Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. West Chester University is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in journalism beginning August 2018.
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Department of English, Foreign Languages, and Cultural Studies
Call for Nominations
Executive Board, Council of Writing Program Administrators
In July 2018, the CWPA Executive Board will say goodbye to members Asao Inoue (University of Washington-Tacoma), Karen Keaton Jackson (North Carolina Central University), and Cheri Lemieux Spiegel (Northern Virginia Community College).
We therefore invite nominations for three new Executive Board members, each of whom will serve a three-year term beginning in July 2018.
The Executive Board: