Director, Writing and Rhetoric Program at Stony Brook University

The State University of New York at Stony Brook seeks to hire a Director for the Program in Writing and Rhetoric at the advanced Associate or Full Professor level. Applicants must have experience with administration as well as a substantial publication record. Apply online at or send letter of application with CV to: Director Search, Department of English, 2096 Humanities Building , Stony Brook University , Stony Brook , N.Y. 11794-5350 . Applications will be accepted until November 15th 2007 or until the position is filled. The State University of New York at Stony Brook is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, people of color, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

We are looking for someone who is already established in the field, but who is seeking a new and different environment for developing his or her programs and scholarship.

Stony Brook is one of the leading research institutions in the country. It is located in a lovely harbor community on the north shore of Long Island, close enough to New York City to make it an easy trip there. The Writing Program has just moved into handsome new offices, equipped with a state of the art writing lab. We can tell you that there are good colleagues here who look forward to a new voice in our ongoing conversations about teaching writing and administering the myriad details of a large program. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Pat Belanoff (631 632 7379, ) or Steve Spector (631-632-7400, ).