senior position in writing studies--Old Dominion University

Below see announcement of a tenure line position at the associate or full rank at Old Dominion University. Feel free to contact Louise Phelps ( to answer questions or provide more information.

The Department of English at Old Dominion University invites applications for a senior-level appointment in Writing Studies.   We seek an experienced teacher/scholar to contribute to our B.A., M.A., and interdisciplinary English Ph.D. programs. Required: Ph.D. in English, Writing Studies, or closely related field; expertise in qualitative research methods; evidence of strong teaching and significant scholarly achievement in writing studies.  Secondary expertise in one or more of the following areas is preferred: digital writing/ rhetoric, pedagogy, literacy studies.  Evidence of successful grant-writing a plus.  Send letter of application, vita, transcripts, and 3 letters of reference to Dr. Dana Heller, Chair, Department of English, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia 23529. Review of applicants will begin Nov.1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.  Old Dominion University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and requires compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.