Lectureships in Composition, University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Barbara

Deadline for primary consideration, November 9, 2007; however, positions are open until

The UCSB Writing Program invites applications for the 2008-2009 academic year for
LECTURERS in composition. Lecturers teach lower division courses, including courses for
EOP students, and advanced writing courses in the humanities, social sciences and various
professional areas.

We are particularly interested in lecturers who can
teach professional writing (business, technical, journalistic) as well as
academic writing. Demonstrated excellence in university teaching required; research,
publication, or other professional activity relevant to the teaching of writing
preferred. Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree required; exceptions may be made for
comparable experience. Full-time Lecturers hired in this national search may receive
two-year contracts with possibility of renewal, potentially leading to continuing
appointment status. Salaries vary with training and experience and include full benefits.
Terms and conditions of employment are subject to UC policy and any appropriate
collective bargaining agreement. For more information, please visit our web site,

Send letter of application, CV, and letters of reference to: Chair; Writing Program
Appointments Committee; University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3010. (No
electronic submissions, please, but do provide an email address.) The program is
especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of
the academic community through teaching, professional development activities, and
service. For primary consideration applications must be postmarked no later than November
9, 2007. An EEO/AA Employer.