Instructors in Composition and Rhetoric - ASU Writing Programs

Positions Open for Instructors in Composition and Rhetoric

Required: MA in Rhetoric and Composition or in a related discipline; post-secondary teaching experience in composition. Desired: Evidence of graduate coursework in Rhetoric and Composition if degree in related discipline; Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition or related discipline; evidence of effective teaching in a variety of undergraduate writing courses, such as developmental, FYC, advanced composition, professional writing, multimedia composing, and second language writing; evidence of attendance/ presentations at Rhetoric/Composition professional conferences or other significant professional development activities.

General Information: Teach four courses/semester in English, Rhetoric and Composition. Nine-month appointment. Submit: Letter of application; vita; 1 page statement of teaching philosophy; 3 letters of recommendation about teaching ability; unofficial graduate transcripts; and copies of recent teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness. To meet the first deadline, applications must be postmarked by February 1, 2010; if the position is not filled, additional applications must be postmarked by the 1st of each month thereafter until search is closed. Send/deliver ALL application materials (excepting confidential letters of recommendation) under a single cover. If all application materials are not received together in one packet, your application will be considered incomplete. We do not accept incomplete applications. We cannot accept E-mailed materials. A background check is required for employment. AA/EOE.

Send materials to Search Committee, (Instructor, Rhet/Comp), Attn.: D. Baker, English Department, Writing Programs, Box 870302, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-0302

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