Director of Expository Writing

University of Baltimore is looking for:

Director of Expository Writing
Search reopened
School of Communications Design
College of Liberal Arts
Vacancy #: 2006-136B Non-Tenure Track Faculty position with benefits package
Open until filled Salary range: $47,500 - $52,500

The University of Baltimore's School of Communications Design seeks a Director of Expository Writing. Primary Responsibilities include:

• Design a creative implementation of a brand new freshman composition curriculum
• Redesign upper level writing curriculum
• Oversee coordination required writing courses: freshman composition; junior writing course; and collateral remedial courses
• Teach a variety of required writing courses
• Coordinate attainment of common goals among all writing faculty
• Conduct periodic review of curriculum
• Create and maintain syllabi for courses
• Schedule and staff sections of course for fall, spring, and summer semesters
• Recruit and hire adjunct faculty
• Train and mentor new instructors
• Review course evaluations; write evaluations of faculty teaching course
• Work with Academic Resource Center to develop appropriate assessment, placement, and equivalency policies and testing instruments

Position requires an M.A. in English, Writing, or Rhetoric and Composition; appropriate training in rhetoric and composition; significant work experience teaching English composition at the college level. Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition or in English with specialization in rhetoric and composition desirable.

Send letter of application and resume to, or mail to Stephanie Gibson, Division of Communications Design, University of Baltimore, 1420 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21201. Application review will begin in March 2007, and continue until the position is filled.

We will be interviewing at CCCC this March. Please indicate in your letter whether you will be attending the conference.

UB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.