Tenure Track Position in Technical and Professional Writing

The Department of Writing and Linguistics in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences invites nominations and applications for the tenure-track position of Assistant Professor of Writing and Linguistics with a specialization in Technical and Professional Writing. Georgia Southern University, classified as a doctoral/research institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, is a member of the University System of Georgia.

Announcing the Publication of Invasion of the MOOCs

Invasion of the MOOCs: The Promise and Perils of Massive Open Online Courses is a new essay collection from Parlor Press exploring the use of MOOCs in education. The book is available for purchase in print or it can be downloaded for free under a Creative Commons license via the Parlor Press website:


Dr Hairy's Christmas Carol

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The Spirit of Christmas pays three visits to Dr Hairy, in an attempt to stop him being such a curmudgeon - with hilarious results! Episode 3 in the second series of puppet-animation videos about the adventures and misadventures of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) general practitioner.

Dr Hairy in: The Cold Foot

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Series two, episode two: another puppet-animation about the adventures and frustrations of an ordinary (but rather hirsute) General Practitioner. In this one, Dr Hairy attempts to deal with a patient with a cold foot - with hilarious results!

On YouTube: http://youtu.be/jXFW32mh0xw
On Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/70291750

Two tenure-track positions at Georgia Southern University

We have two very good tenure-track jobs, with 3/3 teaching loads, available to begin in August of 2014. More information about our Department is available on our website: http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/writling/


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