Writing Center Assistant Director, Grand Valley State University

This is a 12-month staff position to support the work of a busy, well-established center that includes 50+ tutors, 3 satellite locations, online tutoring, a fellows program, and faculty-as-writers initiatives. The person in this position will collaborate with the director to educate/mentor the staff, engage in ongoing assessment of the center's work, develop new programming, and communicate with faculty, staff, and students about the center's services.

The successful candidate will have an M.A. in composition studies or related field, at least 2 years of post-baccalaureate experience in writing center work, a commitment to supporting diversity, a vision for providing effective writing support to students across the disciplines, and expertise/experience in any of the following areas: support of ESL and international student writers; online tutoring; assessment; faculty writing support; fellows programs. Experience as a writing instructor preferred. Visit http://www.gvsu.edu/wc/ to learn more about the work of our center. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience.

Apply online at www.gvsujobs.orgInclude a cover letter, CV, and list of three references. The online system will allow you to attach these documents electronically. If you need assistance or have questions, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215. Review of applications will begin on October 1 and continue until the position is filled.

Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.