Assistant Professor in Academic and Professional Writing, General Faculty
Working Title: Assistant Professor in Academic and Professional Writing, General Faculty
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of English
Posting Date: 03-30-2017
The English Department at the University of Virginia invites applications for non-tenure-track positions in Academic and Professional Writing to begin Fall 2017. These positions are one-year renewable appointments, for up to three years, at the rank of assistant professor, general faculty. We seek candidates with strong records as teachers of writing, with a Ph.D. in Composition and Rhetoric or terminal degree in a related field by the appointment start date.
The candidate appointed to this position will teach three sections of first-year writing per semester and participate in a growing Academic and Professional Writing Program housed within the English Department. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to our program by teaching lively developmental writing courses for underprepared students.
To apply, submit a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), search on posting number 0620586 and electronically attach a letter of application, C.V., and syllabi with writing assignments for two courses no later than 11:59 p.m. (EST) April 21, 2017 (upload Syllabi and writing assignments for two courses in Writing Sample1). We will notify in late April those applicants the committee has selected to be interviewed via Skype later that month.
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The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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