Assistant Professor, Technical Communication, Arizona State University

Assistant Professor in Medical Rhetoric/Health or Biotechnical Communication
Multimedia Writing and Technical Communication

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Doctoral Degree in appropriate discipline; demonstrated knowledge of rhetoric/communication theories with specific emphasis on medical rhetoric/health or biotechnical communication; demonstrated excellence in college teaching experience; an appropriate record of professional achievement in research and service.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Expertise or experience in health related industries or rhetoric of science. Previous program development experience.

The successful candidate will teach courses, develop curriculum, build connections with other academic units and industry, and sustain a level of professional activity commensurate with the position.

Application deadline: November 30, 2007 and 1st of each month thereafter until closed.

Send letter of application directly addressing required and desired qualifications, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation which include name, address, and telephone number to Chair, Medical Rhetoric Search Committee, Multimedia Writing and Technical Communication, ASU, 7001 East Williams Field Road, Mesa, Arizona 85212. For more information, call (480) 727-1427 or visit our web site at Interviews will begin after November 30, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment. ASU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Diversity among candidates is encouraged.