Assistant Professor in Professional Writing, Marywood University
Assistant Professor of Professional Writing, Tenure Track
Summary of Duties
The Marywood University English Department seeks an Assistant Professor in Professional Writing for a full-time (nine-month), tenure-track appointment beginning August 2015.
Responsibilities include teaching seven undergraduate courses each year, with primary focus on professional writing and rhetoric. Particularly desirable sub-specialties include business writing, technical writing, science writing, digital writing, or related areas. First year composition & rhetoric will also be part of the teaching load. Student advisement, scholarly research, and participation in university, professional, and community service are expected.
Marywood University is a comprehensive Catholic university sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, located in northeastern Pennsylvania.
- Educational: Qualified candidates will possess a Ph.D. in Composition & Rhetoric or a related field with a focus on professional writing. Degree must be in hand by August 2015.
- Work Experience: Prior college teaching experience is required.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and three professional letters of reference to Interfolio: https://apply.interfolio.com/28654.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled; to assure fullest consideration, all materials should be received by March 2, 2015.
Marywood University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.