Thursday, August 20, 2009


Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts - F09030F1 & F09031F1

Institution: University of Southern Indiana
Location: Evansville, IN
Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Posted: 08/19/2009
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts - F09030F1 & F09031F1
The English Department of the University of Southern Indiana invites applications for two tenure-track assistant professors of English in Rhetoric and Composition. Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition required. Ideal candidates will have experience and training in one or more of the following areas: secondary education, technical writing, web authoring, writing program administration. Each successful candidate will teach courses in the freshman composition sequence and in the Rhetoric and Writing emphasis in the English major (4/4 load) and will help to design a planned M.A. in Rhetoric and Professional Writing. Each successful candidate must have a passion for teaching at all levels, an active research agenda, and a desire to participate in service at the program, department, college, and university levels.

Send letter of application, CV with full contact information for three professional references, one-page teaching philosophy, and one-page research agenda overview in Word, rich text, or PDF to Dr. Patrick Shaw, Rhetoric and Composition Search Committee Chair, at Electronic applications only. In addition, all applicants are required to submit a signed USI Faculty application (available at Review of applications will begin Oct. 1, 2009, and continue until position is filled. Consult our website at for more information about the English Department at USI. Search Committee Chair: Dr. Patrick Shaw.

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