Lecturer in Workplace Writing at Arizona State University; start August 2013

Arizona State University-English Department an academic unit of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Job Rank: Lecturer


Specialty Areas: Lecturer in Workplace Writing


Anticipated Start Date: August 2013


Required: Ph.D. in rhetoric and composition or in a related field with specialization in workplace writing; five or more years of post-secondary teaching experience, including workplace writing courses; evidence of effective teaching.
Desired qualifications: Theoretical grounding in writing studies and pedagogy of workplace writing, professional writing, business writing, or technical writing; experience teaching in internet or hybrid formats; evidence of participation in scholarly conference related to rhetoric/composition and workplace writing.
Teaching load is 4 composition courses each semester. Appropriate professional development activities and service responsibilities. Renewable appointment.
Submit a letter of application, current vita, teaching philosophy, other evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., sample syllabi, course assignments, and other course materials), unofficial transcripts, and three letters of recommendation electronically to: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/ASU/DepartmentofEnglish (no faxes or emails accepted) by January 20, 2013. A background check is required for employment. Arizona State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.