ASHOKA UNIVERSITY: ACADEMIC WRITING POST-DOC/PRE-DOC, AUGUST-DECEMBER 2016

ASHOKA UNIVERSITY: ACADEMIC WRITING POST-DOC/PRE-DOC, AUGUST-DECEMBER 2016

 

Ashoka University, a new liberal arts teaching and research institution in Delhi NCR, India, is looking to award three one-semester post-doctoral/pre-doctoral teaching fellowships in academic writing.  Successful applicants will 

 

1.  arrive in India by August 1st and stay for a five-month term (i.e. until just before Christmas)

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4th Annual Conference on Critical Reading, Writing, and Thinking--Oct. 28, 2016

Embracing Innovation: Transcending Tradition in Twenty-First Century Higher Education

The Consortium for Critical Reading, Writing, and Thinking will present its fourth annual interdisciplinary conference on Friday, October 28, 2016. The primary objectives of this year's conference are to explore innovative pedagogical practices that both enrich and transcend traditional teaching methods, and to inspire a contemplative, cross-disciplinary dialogue regarding higher education in the twenty-first century.

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Availability for meeting to discuss a Consultant-Evaluator visit

If you have been considering requesting a visit to your writing program by a team from the WPA Consultant-Evaluator Service, I will be available at the upcoming conference in Raleigh to meet with you to discuss your goals for a visit and answer any questions you may have. We can arrange a meeting time in advance or seize a good opportunity sometime during the conference.

You can also find information about the C-E Service on the CWPA website: http://wpacouncil.org/consultant

Shirley

Shirley Rose, Director

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.

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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.

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