Composition Specialist (Lecturer) - University of Missouri-St. Louis

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English Department/Arts & Sciences

Composition Specialists, Department of English, University of Missouri-St. Louis

The University of Missouri-St. Louis seeks three Composition Specialists to join an established writing program as it moves into an exciting and well-supported new phase. Candidates interested in discipline-based communications, curriculum development, and teaching online and in technology-rich environments will find these opportunities particularly attractive. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellence in teaching college writing and expertise appropriate to developing and teaching upper division WAC/WID courses.

The positions are continuing, full time, non-tenure track Lectureships, offer the opportunity for promotion to Senior Lecturer, include full participation in departmental governance, competitive salary and privileges, full medical and retirement benefits, and University-supported professional development opportunities. Normal teaching load 4/4.

PhD preferred; other appropriate degrees considered. Start August 2007.

Please submit 1) a letter of application, 2) c.v., and 3) 1 page teaching philosophy to Dr. Suellynn Duffey, Chair, Lecturer Search Committee., English Department, 434 Lucas Hall, One University Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63121 by March 1, 2007.

The University of Missouri-St. Louis is an AA/EOE employer committed to excellence through diversity.