Assistant Professor of Composition, Rhetoric and Writing (specialization in multilingualism)

CUNY Queens College
New York City, New York
Oct 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 17392, Assistant Professor of Composition, Rhetoric and Writing (specialization in multilingualism)


The Department of English at Queens College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Composition, Rhetoric and Writing with a specialization in multilingualism. The selected candidate is expected to participate in research, perform advising duties in the English department, and show potential for faculty leadership, curriculum development, and program administration. We are especially interested in applications from scholars with research and teaching interests in multilingualism, translingualism, second language writing, and/or global Englishes, as well as a commitment to teaching students from diverse linguistic backgrounds. Preferred secondary interests include writing pedagogy and administration, literacy, rhetoric, or digital writing. Completed PhD in hand by time of employment.

For application information and more details, go to and click on “employment,” then “Search job listings,” then “More options to search for CUNY jobs,” and search by the  Job Opening ID # 17392 Click on the “Apply Now” button, and follow the instructions. AA/EOE/IRCA/ADA. Applicants must also submit a full dossier including cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference to Glenn Burger, Chair: by email to Include “Asst. Prof. Multilingual Position” in the subject line.