Assistant Professor, General Faculty (part-time)

Charlottesville, VA
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Professor, General Faculty (part-time)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of English

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-02-2017

Posting Summary:
The English Department at the University of Virginia invites applications for a part-time, non-tenure-track position in Academic and Professional Writing to begin Fall 2017. This position is a three-year renewable appointment 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 two 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 (, search on posting number 0620839 and electronically attach a letter of application, C.V., and syllabi with writing assignments for two courses no later than midnight (EST) May 25, 2017. (Upload syllabi and writing assignments for two courses in Writing Sample1.) We will notify in late May those applicants the committee has selected to be interviewed in early June.

Questions regarding the application process in Jobs@UVa should be directed to Stacey Trader (

Questions about the position may be directed to Keith Driver, Chair of the Search Committee, at (

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative employer. Women, minorities, Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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