Thought this might be of interest to some of you. The original ad can be
found on the ACCUTE job list and on our department's website (see below):
The Department of English Language and Literature at Brock University
invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position at the rank
of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2006. The position is subject to
final budgetary approval.
The Department is seeking a person with expertise and research in Writing
and Rhetoric. Applicants should have a strong teaching record, demonstrable
scholarly promise, and a PhD in hand or a defense date set.
English Language and Literature offers a Master of Arts program with the
field of Text/Community/Discourse and an undergraduate program with over
450 majors. The Department houses a Program in Studies in Rhetoric and
Professional Writing and offers a Minor in Writing and a BA in English and
Professional Writing. Brock University, which has some 16,000 students, is
situated on the Niagara Escarpment within an easy drive to Buffalo and
Toronto. The successful candidate will teach two courses per term plus
supervisions and will contribute to a vibrant research culture.
The deadline for completed applications is November 18, 2005. Applicants
should submit a letter of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a
plan of proposed research, evidence of teaching competence, and a sample of
published work, and should arrange for the submission of three letters of
reference. Applications (in hard copy) should be sent to:
Professor John Lye, Chair
Department of English Language and Literature
500 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Brock University is committed to a positive action policy aimed at reducing
gender imbalance in faculty; qualified men and women candidates are equally
encouraged to apply. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply;
however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
More information on Brock University can be found on the University's
website www.BrockU.ca; information on the Department of English Language
and Literature is at www.brocku.ca/english.
To leave the list, send a SIGNOFF CASLL command to
[log in to unmask] or, if you experience difficulties,
write to Russ Hunt at [log in to unmask]
For the list archives and information about the organization,
its newsletter, and the annual conference, go to