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CWPA Statement on Supporting a Diverse and Inclusive Environment

The Council of Writing Program Administrators is committed to ensuring a diverse, inclusive, and supportive environment in which WPAs, the instructors in the programs they direct, and the students in those programs can continue to thrive and learn. Consequently, we are committed to explicitly acting against any programs, policies, or other structures in society and schools that produce inequality, division, exclusion, or unfair advantage to any one group by luck of birth.

2011 WPA Summer Conference in Baton Rouge

Now is the time to mark your calendars for CWPA's 2011 summer events in Baton Rouge:


Workshop: July 10-13, 2011 (facilitated by Bud Weiser and Shirley Rose)

Institutes: July 14, 2011 (topics to be announced later)

Conference: July 14-17, 2011 (Theme: Frameworks for Success)

Irv Peckham (LSU) and Jim McDonald (University of Louisiana-Lafayette), the local hosts, have found a lovely site near the LSU campus for the events.


Also, I'll remind everyone of the future locations:

WPA 2010, Conversations Toward Action (July 15-18 in Philadelphia) - Ready for Proposals!!

WPA 2010 is ready for your proposals, and conference registration is open! Visit the conference home page: http://www.drexel.edu/wpa2010/ for full details on how to submit proposals and/or to register. See you in Philadelphia!

Assistant Professor of Composition and Rhetoric

Assistant Professor of Composition and Rhetoric – FAC000596
School of Arts and Sciences
University of Houston-Victoria
 
The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Houston-Victoria is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in composition and rhetoric at the rank of Assistant Professor. 
 
Required qualifications: A doctoral degree in Composition and Rhetoric or related field; demonstrated excellence in teaching; eviden

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.

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