Director, Writing Center

The Department of English at St. John's University invites applications for the position of tenure-track assistant professor, beginning August 2007, to direct one of the University's two Writing Centers. The candidate will work closely with the existing Writing Center Director and the Director of the Institute for Writing Studies, as well as with first-year writing faculty. Teaching responsibilities include a 1/1 load. Qualifications: doctorate in composition and rhetoric; administrative Writing Center experience; assessment experience preferred. The search committee will begin screening applications immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We interview at MLA. Please submit a letter of interest, c.v., transcripts, and three letters of reference to Dr. Derek Owens, Institute for Writing Studies, St. Augustine Hall 150, St. John's University, Queens, NY 11439, attn: Dorothy Bukay. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities. No email applications, please. For more info visit