Composition and Rhetoric (Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor)
Institution: Central Michigan University
Location: Mt. Pleasant, MI
Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Type: Full Time
Tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of English beginning Fall 2010. Course load is 3/3. This position requires a Ph.D. in English by August 2010.
Expertise and ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Composition and Rhetoric required. Sub-specialty areas might include creative nonfiction, rhetorical theory, the history of rhetoric, research methodology, new literacies, discourse studies, and/or feminist rhetorics. Coursework in and/or experience with Writing Program administration required. Demonstrated evidence of effective teaching and an active research program are required.
Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, copies of transcripts, and letters of reference to:
Dr. Marcy Taylor, Chair
Department of English Language and Literature
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
Screening of applications will begin on October 19, 2009, and continue until the position is filled.
CMU is a doctoral research university with opportunities for leadership and involvement for its entire faculty. Members from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity within its community (see www.cmich.edu/aaeo/).
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