The Director of First Year Writing provides leadership for curricular and co-curricular initiatives that help students successfully transition to the College through support, guidance, and community. The aim is for students to gain the skills, knowledge of resources, and sense of community that will lead to academic success. The College’s First Year Program has two curricular components: a two-semester writing sequence, for which the director has direct responsibility, and a one-semester first-year seminar, directed by a faculty lead.
The College of Saint Rose announces a national search for a new Writing Center Director. The Writing Center is a key component in an undergraduate and graduate education committed to student writing. The Writing Center Director facilitates the development and implementation of academic services in writing across the College’s curriculum. In collaboration with academic and administrative departments, this position creates, implements, and delivers writing and reading workshops and programs to meet the needs of students and faculty.
Midwestern State University (MSU Texas). Chairperson, Department of English, Humanities, and Philosophy. Rank of Professor or Associate Professor. PhD in English, Humanities, or Philosophy required. Specialization is open. Two or more years of prior administrative experience preferred. Fall 2019 start date. Review of applications will continue until position is filled. MSU Texas is a public liberal arts university and member of COPLAC in a city of 104,000 two hours from Dallas/Fort Worth and Oklahoma City.
The Communication Skills Program in the Department of English at the American University of Beirut is seeking to fill full-time instructor positions in academic writing to begin August 15, 2019.
Candidates with experience teaching academic writing at university level are encouraged to apply. We particularly invite applicants with a degree and expertise in composition studies, rhetoric and composition, second-language writing, ESL, applied linguistics, or a related field.
The Department of English at Wayne State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Composition and Rhetoric beginning August 19, 2019. The areas of research specialization are open. The position duties include teaching courses in the English Department at the undergraduate and graduate levels, supervising graduate students research at the M.A. and Ph.D. levels, conducting and publishing original research, and department, college, and university service.
Please see the job ad below for Director of the Writing Center at Radford University. The position also requires teaching composition/rhetoric related courses.
The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) transforms the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellence in student support, civic engagement, and professional and liberal arts programs.
The Messiah College English department invites applications for a full time/term-tenure track Assistant Professor of English specializing in writing. Successful candidates must demonstrate experience in and ability to teach narrative prose, fiction and non-fiction. The best candidates will be able to make other contributions to the curriculum, especially by enhancing our offerings in professional writing and/or by teaching courses in diverse American or global literatures.
Assistant Professor—Search 67625
College of Arts and Humanities
Department of Writing and Linguistics
The Department of Writing and Linguistics in the College of Arts and Humanities invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Professional and Technical Writing. This position is located on the Statesboro campus, but may require teaching on the other campuses.
Call for Nominations and Self-Nominations: CWPA Secretary and Treasurer
The Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) invites nominations from its members for individuals wishing to serve as the organization’s Secretary, Treasurer, or Secretary/Treasurer. This is an opportunity for individuals to contribute their talents and time to the important work we do and to serve as a leader of the organization. The call for nominations/self-nominations is attached.!--break--