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/

The first job is in the area of writing studies, with a specialization in writing assessment; the formal position announcement follows: Georgia Southern University’s Department of Writing and Linguistics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. The position requires excellent teaching, service, and research responsibilities as well as a terminal degree in composition/rhetoric or a closely-related field. The successful candidate will help to lead the department’s ongoing writing assessment initiatives. The candidate will also teach three courses per semester with primary assignment in the area of Writing Studies and/or Rhetoric, with opportunities for work in related areas. The full text advertisement, including information about the department, faculty, and the complete position announcement with all qualifications and application instructions, is available at http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/facstaff/employment/. Screening of applications begins November 1, 2013, and continues until the position is filled. Georgia is an open records state. Georgia Southern is an AA/EO institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA to participate in the search process should contact the Associate Provost.

The second job is in the area of professional and technical communication; the formal position announcement follows: Georgia Southern University’s Department of Writing and Linguistics invites applications for Assistant Professor in Professional and Technical Writing. The position requires teaching, service, and research responsibilities as well as a terminal degree. The ideal candidate contributes to the development of the Professional and Technical Writing area, the online Bachelor of General Studies program, and other Department programs and activities. The successful candidate teaches three courses per semester with the primary teaching assignment in the area of Professional and Technical Writing. The full text advertisement, including information about the department, faculty, and the complete position announcement with all qualifications and application instructions, is available at http://class.georgiasouthern.edu/facstaff/employment/. Screening of applications begins November 1, 2013, and continues until the position is filled. Georgia is an open records state. Georgia Southern is an AA/EO institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA to participate in the search process should contact the Associate Provost.

Please apply or refer good applicants our way. Thank you for your consideration!