Tenure-Track Asst. Professor of English


Department or School: English

Type of Full Time Position: Tenure-Track

Kent State University Stark Campus invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track position beginning in fall 2007 as an Assistant Professor of English. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in English including freshman composition. Area of specialization includes Rhetoric and Composition, with expertise in basic writing, linguistics, or grammar.

A Ph.D. in English or Rhetoric/Composition is required by the time of the appointment. The position carries a 4/4 teaching load, with expectation of scholarly activity and service to the University. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Review will begin immediately and may continue until position is filled. To apply, please send letter of application, curriculum vita, transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three (3) letters of reference to:

Ms. Kerry Kurchak
Kent State University, Stark Campus
6000 Frank Avenue NW
Canton OH 44720