Hiring Composition Lecturers at California State University Channel Islands

Happy Summer!

We are conducting a search for new composition lecturers at California State University Channel Islands and would appreciate your help in spreading the word to qualified potential applicants. We are hoping for a rich and diverse pool of candidates. Strong applicants will be passionate for teaching a full slate of first year composition courses, particularly our Stretch Sequence, and enthusiastic for joining a highly collaborative and committed team of faculty.

Writing Program Director at the University of Northern Colorado

Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor, tenure track, 9 month appointment. Undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising, scholarly activity, service to department, college, university, and profession. Teaching load for Writing Program Director is normally 2/2.

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD in Rhetoric, Composition, Professional Writing, Technical Writing or equivalent by August 2018. Evidence of successful teaching and research.  Three years’ experience in writing program administration.

Extended Deadline - TWO Assistant/Associate Professor Tenure Track Positions at The University of Findlay


The University of Findlay is seeking to hire two positions to teach in our graduate MA in Rhetoric and Writing program (see: and upper level undergraduates. Please consider applying or pass on to those seeking positions for next year.

Position 1

Tenure-track Position in Composition Theory and Pedagogy

The University of Nevada, Reno, Department of English announces a tenure-track assistant professor position in composition theory and pedagogy. The successful candidate will join an established English department that offers a Ph.D. emphasis in Rhetoric and Composition and contributes significantly to university writing programs.

Tenure-track faculty who teach and mentor in the graduate program and engage in scholarly research typically teach a 2/2 load.


Associate or Full Professor of Rhetoric and Composition

The English Department of Northeastern University invites applications for a Rhetoric and Composition specialist at the rank of associate or full professor to begin in Fall 2015. Preference is for scholars working in digital rhetorics, multimodal composing, or other relevant areas of Digital Humanities. Further specializations in cultural rhetorics, multilingual writing, community engagement, or writing across the curriculum/writing in the disciplines are also welcome.

Assistant Professor of Writing at Bloomfield College in Northern New Jersey

The Division of Humanities invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Writing, to begin in August 2015. The division seeks a dynamic faculty member with a passion for undergraduate education. The normal teaching load is three courses per semester, and the successful candidate will be expected to teach most of his/her courses in the first-year writing program. There will also be regular opportunities to teach upper-level writing courses.

Assistant Professor of English with Focus in Composition Studies at Elon University

ENGLISH  Composition. Elon University invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor in English, with a focus on composition studies, beginning mid-August 2015. The teaching load for this position is six courses annually. The candidate will principally teach multiple sections of Elon’s required first-year writing course, with the opportunity to teach other courses in English and in Elon’s interdisciplinary core curriculum. Opportunities for writing program leadership and teaching an introductory TESOL course are possible.