Assistant Professor in English - The University of Findlay
The University of Findlay invites applications for a full time tenure-track faculty position in English to begin in August 2017 in the College of Liberal Arts. Candidates will be expected to teach courses in rhetoric and composition at both the undergraduate and graduate
levels. Additionally, secondary areas of expertise in technical communication, English education, and/or linguistics are desired. Candidates may also be asked to teach online or in hybrid classrooms. A Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition or in English and prior college teaching experience is expected.Candidates who are ABD will be considered. Rank as assistant or associate professor and salary are commensurate with qualifications. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to student-centered education as well as scholarship and professional development.
Founded in 1882, The University provides innovative programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences to prepare students for meaningful lives and productive careers. The University of Findlay’s distinctive and renowned programs include rhetoric and wriitng, MBA, animal science, equestrian studies, pre-veterinary medicine, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, and physician assistant, as well as environmental, safety and occupational health management. For more information on these distinctive programs, visit https://www.findlay.edu/about-uf/. Both traditional and specialized professional degrees are
offered in a variety of delivery approaches during day, evening, weekend, and online sessions. The University is committed to the education of diverse students and enrolls students from nearly 40 nations and most US states. The City of Findlay, just south of Toledo and located approximately 1.5 hours from Columbus, Dayton and Detroit, has been designated a "dreamtown" by Demographics Daily, repeatedly named one of the top 20 micropolitan areas (small towns) in the United States by Site Selection magazine and is the only municipality in
Ohio to be selected three times as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America's Promise. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The UF Employment Application may be found on the website at: https://www.findlay.edu/offices/business-affairs/humanresources/Open-Pos.... The application should include a cover letter; current Curriculum Vitae; statement of teaching philosophy; contact information for three professional references, and a Faculty Application. Send to:
Human Resources, The University of Findlay 1000 N. Main Street Findlay, Ohio 45840. Materials may also be emailed to HR@findlay.edu. Make sure to indicate that the application is for the “English Faculty - 2017281”. The University of Findlay is an equal opportunity employer and educator. For more information on The University of Findlay, visit http://www.findlay.edu.
The University of Findlay is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer
For information on the MA in Rhetoric and Writing, see https://www.findlay.edu/liberal-arts/Rhetoric/