Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor-University of Missouri-Columbia

U of Missouri-Columbia
English, 107 Tate Hall Columbia MO 65211

Associate Professor or Advanced Assistant Professor of English: Rhetoric and Composition

The English Department at the University of Missouri-Columbia seeks a rhetoric and composition scholar, preferably at the Associate level, although Advanced Assistant applicants may be considered. Applicants should have publications commensurate with rank, evidence of strong teaching, and an active research agenda. We seek a colleague who would share in the administration of our composition program on a rotating basis, provide leadership as we expand our program, and help direct the work of graduate students. Area of research emphasis is open with preference given to digital media and multimodal writing, multi-ethnic rhetorics, and/or technical writing. PhD required.

The state’s major public research university, we offer generous research leaves for faculty, and our ordinary teaching schedule is two courses per semester, with course reduction for administrative work.

Send letter of application and cv to Patricia Okker, Chair, English Department, 107 Tate Hall, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211. Preference given to applications received by November 6. Applications will be acknowledged by department letter. The University of Missouri is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.