Thursday, September 10, 2009


Assistant/Associate Professor of English (Composition)

Institution: University of Texas at Brownsville
Location: Brownsville, TX
Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Posted: 09/09/2009
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
Scope of Job: The applicant's primary teaching responsibilities will be in composition. The faculty member will serve on departmental, college, and university committees, and fulfill all other responsibilities of a faculty member at the University of Texas at Brownsville.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred. Experience and/or training in Composition Studies, Writing Program Administration, or The National Writing Project preferred.

Education: PhD in Composition/Rhetoric preferred; ABD'S nearing completion will be considered.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled, but to ensure consideration, submit applications by December 1st, 2009.

Please send letter of interest, vita, supporting letters, and copy of transcripts to:
Dean Heimmermann, College of Liberal Arts, MRCS 246, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520. (956) 882-7818
Application Information
Postal Address: Dean Heimmermann
College of Liberal Arts
Univeristy of Texas, Brownsville
80 Ft. Brown, MRCS 246
Brownsville, TX 78520
Phone: (956) 882-7818
Fax: (956) 882-8988


Assistant Professor of Composition/English

Institution: Seton Hill University
Location: Greensburg, PA
Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Posted: 09/09/2009
Application Due: 11/13/2009
Type: Full Time
Notes: included on Affirmative Action email
Seton Hill University seeks specialist in Composition/Writing Studies for tenure-track, Assistant Professor of English, beginning fall 2010. The faculty member will teach composition and related courses in the Undergraduate Writing Program, with additional generalist responsibilities in English. 4/4 course load. A Ph.D. in Composition/Rhetoric is required. Additional experience in literature desired. Background in writing program administration, assessment, and/or writing in the disciplines favored.

Seton Hill University is a Catholic, liberal arts University, educating traditional and non-traditional undergraduate and graduate students. Classes are offered in a variety of formats - day, evening, and weekends. Seton Hill has a student-centered campus culture based on Catholic values, acceptance, community and service. The campus is located 35 miles east of Pittsburgh. Visit for more information.

To apply, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, a written sample of scholarship, a statement of philosophy of teaching composition, and a composition syllabus. Applications must be postmarked by November 13, 2009.
Application Information
Apply for this Position through My HigherEdJobs
Postal Address: Dr. Laura Patterson
Undergraduate Writing Programs
Seton Hill University
Seton Hill Drive
Greensburg, PA 15601
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