Lecturer(s) with Security of Employment, UC Santa Cruz

Lecturer(s) with Security of Employment, UC Santa Cruz

The Writing Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, seeks applicants with expertise in composition and rhetoric and significant experience working with multilingual students to fill up to two permanent, full-time leadership positions as Lecturer with Security of Employment (SOE). UCSC’s Writing Program has a moderately sized faculty, and is interested in a teacher-administrator with faculty development experience whose expertise in applied linguistics/multilingualism, program assessment, or both will help us develop our programs for incoming UCSC students. The Lecturer SOE rank is a full-time, permanent position with the rights and responsibilities of membership in the Academic Senate; “Security of Employment” is analogous to tenure.

SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Doctoral degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline. A minimum of six years of successful university-level teaching. Demonstrated excellence in teaching college composition and rhetoric, including teaching writing to multilingual, second language, heritage, and/or generation 1.5 students. Demonstrated engagement with the pedagogy of writing and rhetorical theory. Evidence of skill at working with students and colleagues from diverse social and cultural backgrounds.

CLOSING DATE: The position will remain open until filled. In order to be considered at the initial screening, the complete application must be postmarked by October 11, 2011.

Applications: See http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/Employment_opportunities_bulleti... (job# 618-12) for detailed description of the position/application.

Please refer to Position #618-12 in all correspondence.