News & Announcements

New Position--Lecture-Track faculty at Emory University

We are pleased to announce a new position at Emory University in our Writing Program. The new hire will join a collaborative and genial team which includes people trained in rhet/comp, literature, and creative writing. We are particularly looking for a person with some experience and a passion for both teaching and program building. The lecture-track at Emory has three tiers—lecturer, senior lecturer, and professor of pedagogy, paralleling the tiers of the tenure-track faculty.

Lecturer in Rhetoric & Writing @ RIT

The University Writing Program at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for a full-time lecturer position in Rhetoric and Writing (Composition) to begin late August 2018. This is renewable position, with a 4/4 teaching load, service in the University Writing Program, and a faculty appointment in the Department of English, College of Liberal Arts. Competitive salary with full-time benefits.

 

Associate Director, UC San Diego Sixth College, Culture, Art and Technology Writing Program (Academic Coordinator I-AY/Lecturer)

University of California, San Diego

Associate Director, UC San Diego Sixth College, Culture, Art and Technology Writing Program (Academic Coordinator I-AY/Lecturer)

Assistant Professor of English (Journalism) at West Chester University

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of English (Journalism)

Position Summary

Join a vibrant campus community whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success.  West Chester University is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in journalism beginning August 2018.

Minimum Qualifications

What if We Tried this? Call for Proposals for CWPA 2018 now open

It is a pleasure to announce that the Call for Proposals for the 2018 CWPA Conference in Sacramento, California is now open.  This year's conference theme is: What if We Tried This: Innovating Writing Programs. 

The full call for proposals is attached and available at http://wpacouncil.org/node/7907

For proposal instructions, go to:  http://wpacouncil.org/cwpa-2018-proposal-instructions.

Call for Executive Board Nominations

Call for Nominations

Executive Board, Council of Writing Program Administrators

In July 2018, the CWPA Executive Board will say goodbye to members Asao Inoue (University of Washington-Tacoma), Karen Keaton Jackson (North Carolina Central University), and Cheri Lemieux Spiegel (Northern Virginia Community College).

We therefore invite nominations for three new Executive Board members, each of whom will serve a three-year term beginning in July 2018.

The Executive Board:

Writing Program Director

The English Department at Sonoma State University is happy to announce a new position opening. Please find the details below and circulate this information to anyone whom you know may be interested.

Writing Program Director position (tenure-track) at Sonoma State University

Assistant Director of Writing Program

The University Writing Program in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (http://www.umass.edu/writingprogram/) invites applications for the Assistant Director at the rank of Lecturer.

This is a full-time academic-year (9-month) non-tenure track position with a start date of September 1, 2018. The position is renewable and requires a minimal summer commitment.

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