Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Director of Writing Program/Professor of Rhetoric and Composition

Haverford College

September 14, 2010


Position Description:
Tenure Track


Communications, English/ literature, Faculty/ research, and 2 more...
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* Communications
* English/ literature
* Faculty/ research
* Humanities
* Speech/ rhetoric

Employment Level:
Full Time

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English: Haverford College invites applications for the position of Director of the Writing Program and Professor of Rhetoric and Composition, rank open, beginning Fall, 2011. The successful candidate will assume leadership of the Writing Program and oversee the strengthening, relocation, and staffing of an expanded Writing Center whose general purpose will be to foster a vibrant culture of writing at Haverford. Responsibilities will include teaching first-year writing seminars, supervising writing fellows, coordinating first, second, and third-year writing-intensive courses within departments, and supporting senior thesis projects. Candidates must have relevant administrative experience and must have completed the Ph.D. Apply by submitting a single PDF file containing a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a statement of research and teaching interests to Three formal recommendations, submitted separately by referees, are also required. Applications received by November 19, 2010 will be given preference. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the MLA convention in Los Angeles. Haverford is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and strongly encourages applications and nominations of persons of color, women, and members of other under-represented groups.

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