Lecturer in English (Composition) Wayne State University

The Department of English at Wayne State University invites applications for a full-time renewable Lecturer position in Composition. The MA or PhD in Composition/Rhetoric or English is required. All candidates must have background and experience in the field of Composition Studies. The Lecturer will teach a 3-3 load of Composition courses during the academic year, joining a cohort of full-time teaching faculty and participating in our ongoing program development in curriculum, pedagogy, teacher training and mentoring, and assessment. More information about the WSU Composition Program may be found on our website:


To submit an application, applicants should go to http://jobs.wayne.edu and upload the following: letter of application, CV, and a 1-2 page teaching philosophy statement. All materials are due by noon on Monday, August 11, 2014, and preliminary interviews will take place shortly afterward.

Wayne State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer offering competitive salaries and benefits.

For more information, please contact Prof. Ellen Barton, Chair, Department of English, Wayne State University, .