Two Tenure Track Comp/Rhet Openings - York College/CUNY

York College, a senior college of the City University of New York, invites applications for two positions at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track) specializing in composition. Doctorate and primary research program in composition and rhetoric or a related field required, as well as two years teaching of writing at the college level.

Successful candidates will join a rapidly growing, energetic English Department committed to pedagogical and curricular innovation. Course assignments include writing courses at freshman and advanced levels; contract guarantees released time for research to tenure-track candidates. Experience with basic writing, ESL, WAC, and/or teaching with technology are assets. Candidates with experience and interest in writing program administration are especially desired. To begin September 1, 2008; must have completed doctorate by 30 June.

York, located in southeast Queens, is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer and welcomes applicants from underrepresented groups. Send letter of application and curriculum vitae to the attention of Professor Linda M. Grasso, Department of English, York College/CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451.