Composition and Rhetoric

Founded in 1919, AUC's campus is currently located in Cairo, Egypt, but will be moving to a new, state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo beginning Fall Semester, 2008 (see the New Campus website at AUC is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Engineering programs are accredited by ABET and the Management program is accredited by AACSB. For more information see our website at One, two, or three-year (renewable) appointments to begin September 2008. English is the language of instruction. For expatriates, benefits include housing, annual round-trip air travel for appointee and qualifying dependents, plus schooling for the equivalent of up to two children at Cairo American College. In view of AUC's protocol agreement with the Egyptian Government, which requires specific proportions of Egyptian, U.S., and third-country citizen faculty, at this time preference will be given to qualified applicants who are U.S. citizens.

The Department of Rhetoric and Composition invites applications for experienced composition and rhetoric instructors to teach writing, rhetoric and research in this new department. Position # RHETC-1/3-08

Instructors must have MA in Composition, Literature, or related field within the humanities. Assistant Professor rank requires Ph.D., evidence of active research and publication agenda, and interest in curriculum development as well as teaching experience. Experience with information technology, Business/Technical writing, and/or curriculum design is a plus.

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The American University in Cairo is an equal opportunity employer.