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Assistant Professor, Rhetoric and Composition

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants should submit to the Rhet/Comp Search Committee three letters of reference electronically (in PDF format) to be emailed as attachments to the department’s assistant at . Review of applications will commence on November 3 and continue until the position is filled.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor, Rhetoric and Composition
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Benefits Summary
Tenure Track Tenure Track Position

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The English and Communication Department invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2018. The department seeks candidates committed to undergraduate teaching excellence at a comprehensive institution that supports both liberal arts curricula and professional programs. Applicants who will contribute to the college’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive environment are encouraged to apply.

The incumbent will teach courses in written and visual rhetoric and our two-course sequence in first-year composition (expository writing; argument and research). Experience with teaching rhetoric courses is preferred.

The ideal candidate also will be capable of developing and teaching literature classes that explore literary study from a culturally diverse lens or perspective for our college-wide core curriculum. The selected individual will be required to teach 3-4 undergraduate courses each semester, engage in scholarly activity, participate in academic advisement, and contribute to departmental and college service.

Required Education

A PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or English (preferably with a concentration in rhetoric and composition and ability to teach literature) is required. ABD candidates will be considered.

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Posting Detail Information

Open Date 09/12/2017
Close Date 11/03/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions for this Posting

Applicants should submit to the Rhet/Comp Search Committee three letters of reference electronically (in PDF format) to be emailed as attachments to the department’s assistant at <lpirill8@naz.edu>. Review of applications will commence on November 3 and continue until the position is filled.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. References
Optional Documents