Clemson: Writing Across the Curriculum

The Department of English at Clemson University seeks to hire an advanced assistant or associate professor in rhetoric and composition with a specialization in Writing Across the Curriculum and with administrative experience in writing programs and an established research record. The successful candidate will collaborate with current faculty to enhance our well-established and emergent initiatives and programs, including undergraduate majors in Writing and Publication Studies, an MA in Professional Communication, the Clemson Writing Center, and the Pearce Center for Professional Communication. Applicants should be prepared eventually to assume some administrative role within one of our writing programs or within the Pearce Center for Professional Communication, home to many of Clemson’s Writing Across the Curriculum initiatives. The candidate will have the opportunity to work with students in the Department’s BA and MA programs as well as participate in the interdisciplinary Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design doctoral program. Candidates must have a PhD in rhetoric and composition or a related field by August 2013. Please send a letter of application, CV, writing sample, and letters of reference through Interfolio ( Please address questions to Sean Williams, Chair ( For full consideration, applications must be received by December 3rd, 2012.

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