Assistant Professor in Professional Writing

Sep 12, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type

Assistant Professor in Professional Writing

The Department of English at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, invites applications for a tenure-track position in professional writing at the rank of beginning to advanced Assistant Professor. The position carries a 2/2 teaching load, and the research area is open. The candidate will be expected to contribute to pedagogical initiatives in the Program in Writing and Rhetoric. Ph.D. required at the time of employment. Information about the department can be found at Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, abstract of dissertation or book (limit 1000 words), and one writing sample (limit 30 pages). Please arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to Karen Davis at Review of applications will begin September 30, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position can be sent to Stuart Selber, Search Committee Chair, at

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