Full-Time Lecturer Positions: College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program, Boston University

Writing Program Lecturer

The College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program at Boston University expects to appoint at least two full-time Lecturers in Writing to begin in the fall of 2013. Responsibilities include teaching three theme-based first-year writing seminars (or equivalent) per semester and participating in program service and professional-development activities. The initial term of appointment is one year, with the possibility of renewal for additional one-year or multi-year terms.

The Writing Program is an independent instructional unit with over forty full-time Lecturers. The program’s primary responsibility is to offer the two-semester sequence of theme-based writing seminars that is the standard way for BU undergraduates to satisfy their writing requirements. Information about the Arts & Sciences Writing Program is available at www.bu.edu/writingprogram.

We welcome applicants from all disciplines, including experience in working with multilingual writers. Ph.D. or other terminal degree preferred; other graduate degrees considered.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to Professor Joseph Bizup, Assistant Dean and Director, Arts & Sciences Writing Program. Email applications (Word and PDF attachments only) are preferred and may be sent to <writing@bu.edu>. Hard-copy applications may be sent to the CAS Writing Program, 100 Bay State Rd., 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02215.

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications received by March 22, 2013 will receive first consideration.

Boston University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.