Northeastern Univ. Writing Program - Teaching Professor

The English Department Writing Program of Northeastern University seeks to fill one or more benefits-eligible, full-time positions for Assistant or Associate Teaching Professors, beginning in September 2016. Assistant or Associate Teaching Professors teach first-year and advanced writing courses, including courses in writing for the humanities, the social sciences, the sciences, the health professions, the engineering and computer science professions, the business profession, and the criminal justice professions. Full-time teaching load is three courses per semester.

Marywood University Instructor/Assistant Professor of Professional Writing, One-Year Contract (Non-Tenure Track)

Marywood University English Department

Instructor/Assistant Professor of Professional Writing, One-Year Contract (Non-Tenure Track)

Summary of Duties

The Marywood University English Department seeks an Instructor/Assistant Professor in Professional Writing for a full-time (nine-month), per annum appointment beginning August 2016. There is a possibility of renewal.


Call for Applications: 2016 CWPA WPA-GO Graduate Student Travel Awards (due 6/10)

The Writing Program Administrators Graduate Student Organization (WPA-GO) & the Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) are pleased to offer several travel grants of $100-200 each to current graduate students presenting at or in association with the 2016 Council of Writing Program Administrators Conference, to be held July 14-17 in Raleigh, NC.

Science Writing and Communication Lecturer - University of Colorado

The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EBIO) at the University of Colorado is seeking to hire a one-year, full-time writing lecturer to teach three courses per semester and perform service related to improving student writing skills.  We are looking for someone who has had experience teaching science writing and communication to undergraduates.  The courses to be taught build upon a long tradition of instructing science majors in the value of writing, follow established Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Discipline (WAC/WID) protocols.


WPA-GO #4C16 Wrap-Up: Thank you!

Now that #4C16 is in the books, we at WPA-GO want to extend many thanks to all of you who made our events possible and successful, and to those who took part in those events!

Travel Grant Award Winners
CONGRATULATIONS to our four travel grant award recipients, who were honored at the Wednesday evening CWPA Reception.

Register for CWPA 2016 in Raleigh, NC!

Registration is now open for the CWPA 2016 conference in Raleigh, NC! We'll be talking about "Engaging Multiple Perspectives in and about Writing Program Administration." Early registration rates are available through May 31, 2016. For registration information, please visit: