Comp/Rhet Southern Illinois U Edwardsville

**Assistant Professor of English: Composition Studies
Tenure-track position in Composition Studies. Specialization open in Composition and Rhetorical Studies. Ph.D. required. Teaching assignment is 3/3 and includes courses in MA Teaching of Writing program, first-year writing sequence, and English major and general education curricula. Demonstrated scholarly promise essential. Significant teaching experience preferred. Some interest and experience in teaching technical/business writing a plus. If Ph.D. is not completed by the beginning of the contract period, appointment will be at rank of Instructor until all requirements are fulfilled.

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a diverse, master's/comprehensive university located in the St. Louis Metro East area. Candidates must submit a letter of interest, vita, reference letters, statement of teaching philosophy, research agenda, and unofficial transcripts to: Composition Studies Search Committee, Department of English, Box 1431M, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62026-1431. SIUE is a state university; benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. AA/EEO

Preference given to applications postmarked by November 12, 2007; interviews will be held at the MLA Convention. Position open until filled.

For more information about the department, visit http://www.siue.edu/ENGLISH
For more information about the MA specialization, visit http://www.siue.edu/ENGLISH/TOW