Assistant Professor/Composition and Rhetoric

Assistant Professor of English

English Department at small four-year public college invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor (tenure track) specializing in composition. Doctorate and primary research program in composition and rhetoric or a related field required, as well as two years teaching of writing at the college level. In addition to teaching and pursuing an active program of research, responsibilities will include oversight of York's freshman writing course. The successful candidate will be prepared to teach a range of writing courses at both freshman and advanced levels. Experience with basic writing, ESL, writing program administration, WAC, online teaching are assets. To begin September 1, 2006; must have doctorate by that date. York, a senior college of the City University of New York located in southeast Queens, is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. Preliminary interviews anticipated at MLA. By 30 November 2005, send letter of application and curriculum vitae to the attention of Professor Linda M. Grasso, Department of English, York College/CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451.