Assistant or Associate Professor/Writing Program Director, University of La Verne

Position #2964 – Assistant or Associate Professor – Writing Program Director, Modern Languages

The University of La Verne invites applicants at the Assistant or Associate Professor level for the position of Writing Program Director. This is an academic, ten-month, tenure track position beginning September 1, 2009. Position duties include teaching composition courses, advising, writing program administration, and university service. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in Rhetoric/Composition and demonstrate a record of teaching excellence, successful administrative experience, and a strong commitment to scholarship and liberal arts education. Benefits of employment include a comprehensive health and welfare plan, tuition remission program for employee, spouse and dependent children and a generous 10% contribution to the University’s 403B retirement plan. The hiring salary for this position is dependent upon qualifications and departmental equity. Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vita, and dossier including three letters of recommendation, teaching philosophy and writing sample to: Dr. Ann K. Hills, Chair, Department of Modern Languages, Miller Hall 203, University of La Verne, 1950 Third Street, La Verne, CA 91750. Priority will be given to applications received by January 31, 2009.