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The Top Three Questions to Ask on a Campus Interview

By: Nicholas Behm, Assistant Professor, Elmhurst College, behmn@elmhurst.edu

When I talk to graduate students planning a career in the academy, I always speak candidly with them about the dearth of tenure-line opportunities and the seemingly relentless challenges of working in the academy. So, before I address questions that should be asked on campus interviews, I want to relate what I wish I had known about the market before I went on the market.

WPA-GO Call for Graduate Committee Nominations

In July 2014 the WPA-GO Graduate Committee (GC) will say goodbye to current members Jessica Nastal, Kathryn Trauth Taylor, Carolyn Wisniewski, & Courtney Adams Wooten; therefore, we invite nominations for four new Graduate Committee members.

Academic Coordinator / Lecturer

Sixth College, at UC San Diego, is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. Sixth College (http://sixth.ucsd.edu), the newest of the six undergraduate colleges at UC San Diego seeks an outstanding educator to serve as Associate Director for Art and Technology and to teach upper-division courses in public rhetoric and practical communication.

Call for Nominations: 2011-2012 CWPA Best Book Award


Please circulate widely!

The Council of Writing Program Administrators seeks nominations for its Best Book Award for 2011-2012. This award recognizes books whose authors or editors have made an outstanding contribution to the field of writing program administration over the past two calendar years.

Award Requirements

The book:

1.  Has a copyright date of 2011 or 2012.

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