Assistant Professor of English: Specialization: Digital Humanities, Rhetoric and Composition, or related field.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
The Faculty of Interdisciplinary Humanities and Communication in the School of Letters and Sciences on the Polytechnic campus of Arizona State University seeks an assistant professor in digital humanities, rhetoric and composition, or related field. Teaching load is 2/2 for tenure-track faculty with significant research agenda. Teaching opportunities are at upper-division undergraduate level including potential for some graduate teaching and curriculum development. Service is required appropriate to rank.

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED
PhD in English; college-level teaching experience and mentoring appropriate to rank; recognized body of scholarship appropriate to rank in digital humanities, rhetoric and composition, or related field; and evidence of department, college, community and/or professional service appropriate to rank.

DESIRED
Experience with online teaching and learning; work in Digital Humanities; demonstrated commitment to community engagement, placebased inquiry, and useinspired research consistent with mission of a New American University.

APPLICATION DEADLINE
5:00pm, November 14, 2011; if not filled, then every Monday thereafter until search is closed.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applicants must send the following: Cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching philosophy, and three references with complete contact information electronically to Search Committee (Assistant Professor –English #9930), as one complete electronic file to Kim Haren (Kim.Haren@asu.edu). DO NOT send your application letter, vita, names of references, etc., separately. We do not accept incomplete applications.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Academic year contract – 8/16/12 THROUGH 5/15/13. Salary contingent upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Background check required prior to employment. ASU is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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