Assistant Professor, Rhetoric and Composition, Florida International University

The Department of English at Florida International University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Rhetoric and Composition to begin Fall 2008, pending budgetary approval. We seek a candidate with a strong foundation in writing studies, with preference given to those with scholarly and teaching interests in one or more of the following areas: international/multi-cultural rhetorics, cross-cultural communication, second-language writing, literacy studies, and professional writing. Ph.D. in rhetoric/composition or related field is required by fall 2008. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, statement of philosophy of teaching composition, writing sample, and three letters of reference to: Carmela McIntire, Chair, Department of English, Florida International University, Department of English DM 453, University Park Campus, 11200 S.W. 8th Street, Miami, Florida 33199. Deadline for applications: December 3. Florida International University is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.