Endowed Chair in Rhetoric and Communication, Associate or Beginning Full Professor

University of California, Irvine
Department of English
435 Humanities Instructional Building
Irvine, CA 92697-2650
http://www.humanities.uci.edu/english/

Endowed Chair in Rhetoric and Communication, Associate or Beginning Full Professor

The Department of English at the University of California, Irvine, seeks an associate or
beginning full professor who works in rhetoric and communication defined broadly as
an interdisciplinary field. Research and teaching could include topics such as the
relations among rhetorical history, theory, practice, and pedagogy; the role of rhetoric
in the formation of cognate fields including literary and composition studies; the relations
among oral, print, and electronic media in the information age; rhetorical practices
across ethnic, regional, religious, and national boundaries; the challenges of citizenship
under the constraints of 21st-century democracy; issues of power, access, and cultural
difference in an era of globalization.

Applicants are asked to upload a letter of application and CV to https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/
by October 24, 2008.

The University of California, Irvine, is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and has an Advance Program for faculty equity and diversity.