Assistant/Associate Professor/Rhetoric and Composition at Ball State University

Tenure-track position available August 22, 2008. Specialty open. Responsibilities: teach and develop undergraduate and graduate courses in rhetoric and composition; direct graduate student research. Future administrative role in department expected. Minimum qualifications: earned doctorate in rhetoric and composition by August 15, 2008; two years of experience in Writing Program administration (may include work in Writing Centers, WAC/WID Programs, National Writing Project, and other related administrative work); record of scholarship: publications and/or presentations in primary area(s) of scholarship; six semesters of college teaching experience.

Preferred qualifications: graduate teaching experience in rhetoric and composition; record of effective teaching; knowledge and experience with Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Disciplines; demonstrated experience in the application of technology to writing instruction; record of research in Writing Program Administration.

Send letter of application, curriculum vita, transcript copy of highest degree, and names and contact information for three references to:

Rhetoric and Composition
Search Committee
Department of English
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2007, and will continue until the position is filled. www.bsu.edu/English