Assistant Professor, Sci/Tech/Prof Writing, Oregon State University

English, 238 Moreland Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331

Scientific, Technical & Professional Writing [15434]

Oregon State University, Department of English, is recruiting for a full-time (1.0 FTE), nine-month tenure-track position in Scientific, Technical, and Professional Writing at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall, 2012. We are especially interested in sub-specializations in biomedical writing or eco-composition or related fields. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Required qualifications include Ph.D. in rhetoric and composition at time of appointment. Significant teaching experience, publication record, digital/new media expertise, demonstrated scholarly innovation, and interest in providing curricular leadership in undergraduate core courses in scientific, technical, and professional writing (on-campus and E-campus) are preferred. A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity is preferred. To review posting and apply, go to Include 1) letter of interest, 2) resume/vita, and 3) record of course and thesis work to the site listed below. In addition, request the sending of at least three hard-copy or interfolio letters of reference directly to Anita Helle, Transitional Director, 238 Moreland Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-5302. For full consideration, apply by Nov 11, 2011, to posting 0007981. OSU is an AA/EOE.