*Long Island U -- Brooklyn *
English, 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn NY 11201
/Assistant Professor of English,/
/Composition and Rhetoric, with WC/WPA experience /
The English Department at the Brooklyn campus of Long Island University
anticipates, pending budget approval, a September 2009 opening for a
tenure-track Assistant Professor in Composition and Rhetoric, with
experience in Writing Center or Writing Program administration.
Candidates with a background in Classical Rhetoric preferred. A Ph.D.
in Composition and Rhetoric or English with specialization in
Composition and Rhetoric is required.
At LIU Brooklyn, the Directors of the Writing Center and Writing Program
rotate in three-year terms. We are seeking a colleague who will become
the WC or WP Director within 1-2 years of being hired. All faculty are
expected to teach composition as well as advanced undergraduate and
graduate courses. The position of Assistant Professor requires nine
credit-hours of teaching per semester, research and publication, and
active service to the University. The Directors of the WC and WP teach
six credits per semester.
Long Island University is a private, non-sectarian university located in
the heart of revitalized downtown Brooklyn. The Brooklyn campus is home
to 11,000 students and serves an ethnically and economically diverse
population. Assistant Professors start at $61,043. For more information
about the University, see http://www.brooklyn.liu.edu
Review of applications begins October 15, 2008. Please submit letter of
application, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a
statement of teaching philosophy/ /to:
Sealy Gilles, Chair
Long Island University
One University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201
LIU is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer. The English
Department has a strong commitment to promoting diversity:/ /women and
persons of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
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