Acting Director of the Writing Center - McDaniel College

Acting Director of the Writing Center - McDaniel College

McDaniel College invites applications for a full-time one year administrative appointment as Acting Director of the Writing Center. This is a ten-month position with a 1-1 composition teaching load, reporting to the Chair of the English Department. The Acting Director will hire, train, schedule, supervise and evaluate peer tutors; manage the Center’s budget; promote the Center’s services; and oversee day-to-day administrative operations of the Writing Center’s computer lab. The appointment begins August 1, 2011 and ends on June 30, 2012. Salary for this one year, full-time, 10 month position is commensurate with qualifications and experience beginning in the low to mid 30’s. Full benefits include tuition remission.

Master’s Degree required in English, Rhetoric/Composition, Writing, or a related field. Prior experience in administration, writing-center theory and tutoring, and first-year composition strongly preferred.

To apply, send a c.v., letter of application including a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references, preferably electronically, to or to:

McDaniel College
Human Resources
2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157-4390

Review of applications begins June 13, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled.

McDaniel College is a selective, liberal arts college located in central Maryland, with a primary commitment to outstanding teaching, fostering critical and creative thinking, and humane and responsible action.

McDaniel College is an AA/EOE institution and welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity.