Rhetoric and Writing/Assoc Professor/Professor

Rhetoric and Composition.  Advanced Associate or Full Professor. The English Department at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for an advanced Associate or Full Professorship in Rhetoric and Composition. Candidates should have a strong and varied record of scholarly interests aligned with the goals and curriculum of BGSU’s Rhetoric & Writing PhD Program.  Scholarly areas of expertise should include WID/WIC. Desirable secondary areas include, but are not limited to, the following: writing program administration and/or development, digital rhetorics, writing transfer, cognitivist theory, quantitative research methods and methodologies, and/or literacy studies. PhD required. The principal assignments include teaching courses in the Rhetoric & Writing PhD Program, working with doctoral students on dissertations and examinations, and teaching undergraduate courses such as those that support the preparation of future secondary teachers. Upon hire, our newest colleague will engage significantly in leading WID/WIC curricula development at BGSU with Rhetoric & Writing faculty, in scholarly publishing and professional activities, serving on department and university committees, and participating in the life and governance of the department, including its efforts to recruit, advise, and retain students.  See our website for a fuller description of the position (http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/english.html) and for information about the program in which the position is centered http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/english/available-job-positions.html). Send letter outlining qualifications relevant to the position, CV, at least three current letters of reference, and sample of scholarship to Lawrence Coates, Chair, English Department, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH  43403-0191. Applications must be postmarked by January 23, 2017.  The starting date of employment is mid August 2017. Final candidate(s) will be required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment. AA/EEO/Disabilities/Veterans