TT Assistant Professor in Rhetoric and Composition (University of Toledo)


The University of Toledo Department of English Language and Literature invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in Rhetoric and Composition to begin August 2016.  The successful candidate must have a strong grounding in the Rhetoric and Composition theory and practice; additional knowledge in business and/or scientific and technical writing and writing program assessment is desired. The candidate should demonstrate commitment to excellence in research and teaching and will have earned the PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or a related field by the time of appointment.  Duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in writing theory and practice, as well as general education writing courses.  


Candidates must apply at with a letter of application addressed to Search Committee Chair Anthony Edgington, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a representative published or unpublished scholarly work.  Three letters of recommendation must be submitted to .  The search committee will begin reviewing applications starting November 16; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention, January 2016, in Austin. 


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The University of Toledo is an AA/EO employer.