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Assistant Professor and Writing Program Administrator, DePaul University

The Department of Writing, Rhetoric, & Discourse (WRD) at DePaul University invites applications for a tenure-line position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin September 2017. We seek candidates with a dedicated commitment to writing program administration and composition pedagogy. Preference will be given to candidates with doctoral preparation and an active research agenda in writing program administration. Experience as a WPA is also highly desirable.


Full-Time Non-Tenure-Line Instructor, DePaul University--Chicago

The Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse (WRD) at DePaul University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure- line (Term Faculty) position primarily in first-year writing instruction to begin September 2015. We particularly seek candidates with verifiable success teaching writing to non-native English speakers.

DePaul University, Full-Time Positions in Writing

The Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse (WRD) invites applications for full-time, non-tenure-track positions to teach first-year writing, business writing, and technical writing beginning in September 2011. These one-year contract positions, which include full benefits, are currently renewable for a maximum of six years dependent upon performance and budget.


Director, University Center for Writing-Based Learning, DePaul University

The University Center for Writing-based Learning at DePaul invites applications for a staff director. The successful applicant will report to an AVP/Academic Affairs; responsibilities include supervision and coordination of two full-time assistant directors in the continuing development of a university-wide writing initiative characterized by writing intensive courses in the disciplines and liberal studies; an emerging electronic portfolio project; and a large, multi-campus writing center. Signifiant experience in writing program administration highly desireable.