The English Graduate Association at the University of Cincinnati is hosting a conference entitled "Composing Ourselves: A Graduate Conference in Literature, Composition, and Rhetoric" on April 16, 2010. A "teaser" video about the conference is available here: http://www.xtranormal.com/watch/5714663/. Full cfp and more info to follow.
The George Washington University seeks applications for an Executive Director of our University Writing Program. This person will integrate the three branches of the UWP— First-Year Writing, WID, and the Writing Center—and raise the national profile of the Program. We seek a recognized scholar in writing and an experienced, dynamic leader. Appointment will be at the level of Associate Professor or Professor with tenure.
Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville TN
VISITING COMPOSITION INSTRUCTOR / ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: Department of English and Communications
Full-time, nine-month, non-tenure-track, one-year renewable (up to three years) appointment to begin August 1, 2009. One or more positions available.
SUNY COUNCIL ON WRITING CONFERENCE
BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE
APRIL 17 – 18, 2009
WRITING PROGRAM IDENTITIES
CALL FOR PAPERS
WE INVITE PROPOSALS FOR INDIVIDUAL PAPERS AND PANEL PRESENTATIONS RELATING TO THE THEME OF THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE, WRITING PROGRAM IDENTITIES. WHAT ROLE DOES/SHOULD COMPOSITION PLAY WITHIN THE LARGER WORLD OF THE ACADEMY? SHOULD COMPOSITION PROGRAMS BE HOUSED WITHIN ENGLISH DEPARTMENTS OR SHOULD COMPOSITION BE CONCEIVED OF AS TRANSDISCIPLINARY? WHO OWNS COMP? WHAT AND HOW SHOULD STUDENTS BE LEARNING ABOUT COMPOSING WITHIN THE ACADEMY?
Department of Writing Studies – Rhetoric and Composition (ref. #FAC09-015/016)
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Roger Williams University
Feinstein College of Arts and Sciences
Review of applications will begin December 15, 2008 and will continue until the position is filled.
Description and Responsibilities:
Assistant professor of English with specialty in rhetoric/composition, entry-level, tenure track, beginning August 2009. Duties and responsibilities will include teaching in undergraduate option in rhetoric and professional writing and graduate courses in rhetoric, composition, technical and professional writing, and critical technology studies. PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or related field required by July 1, 2009. Evidence of excellence in college teaching required.
University of California, Irvine
Department of English
435 Humanities Instructional Building
Irvine, CA 92697-2650
Endowed Chair in Rhetoric and Communication, Associate or Beginning Full Professor
The Department of English at the University of California, Irvine, seeks an associate or
beginning full professor who works in rhetoric and communication defined broadly as
an interdisciplinary field. Research and teaching could include topics such as the
relations among rhetorical history, theory, practice, and pedagogy; the role of rhetoric