Assistant/Associate Professor of English, Morgan State University

Department of English and Language Arts

Rank: Assistant/Associate/Professor of English

Tenure-track position in Rhetoric and Composition, effective August 2010. Ph.D. is required. Four course per semester teaching load. Faculty teach freshman composition and humanities, and advanced writing, and rhetoric, as well as graduate courses. Responsibilities also include collaborative work on continuous pedagogical development and program assessment. Commitment to effective teaching, evidence of ongoing scholarly activity in the field and a record of publication and scholarly activity in nationally known presses and journals are a plus. Secondary interests: Professional and Technical Writing, Publishing and Design, Film Studies.

Candidate must communicate well in interview. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working with an ethnically and culturally diverse student population.

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.

Review of applications begins February 19, 2010; position open until filled.

Send letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (may be unofficial for initial application), three recent letters of recommendation (or a dossier which includes them), and a writing sample of approximately 20 pages to:

Dr. Dolan Hubbard, Chairperson
Department of English and Language Arts
Morgan State University
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21251-0001

Founded in 1867, Morgan State University is a historically black institution with the unique designation as Maryland’s public urban university.

Morgan State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Immigration Reform Act Employer. Position subject to final authorization of funding.