Advanced Assistant/Associate Professor
University of South Florida
Dept Number/Name: 0-1223-000 / English
College Division: Acad Affairs-Coll of ArtsandSci
Salary Plan: Faculty
Job Code/Title: 9002 / Advanced Assist/Assoc Professor
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Negotiable
Position Number: 00036885
The Department of English at the University of South Florida seeks an Advanced Assistant or Associate professor to serve as a scholar-administrator in Rhetoric and Composition. The successful candidate will have a background in administration and experience using quantitative and qualitative data in administration. Related areas of scholarly interest include research methodologies, program administration, digital pedagogies, and/or disability studies. The candidate will serve as Director of First Year Composition, lead and coordinate instructional initiatives, design formative assessment programs, and use information about student performance to advance learning opportunities. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate dedication to teaching excellence and student success. This is a nine-month tenured or tenure-earning faculty position with a twelve-month administrative assignment and includes a teaching reduction to 1-1. Salary and benefits competitive.
The department offers an undergraduate degree in Professional Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology, as well as an MA and PhD in Rhetoric and Composition. The department also offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Creative Writing and Literature and features a Digital Humanities research program.
The successful candidate will serve as writing program administrator for first year composition, a renewable appointment of four years. The candidate will work with other departments, colleges, and university administrators to create a multi-disciplinary environment for instruction and research, as well as engage with relevant and appropriate campus partnerships. The candidate will also be expected to teach in both the undergraduate and graduate programs and contribute to the humanities focus of teaching, research, and service. Starting date for this position is July 2019.
PhD in English, Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, or related field and at least 3 of years of administrative experience.
Experience in writing program administration; experience teaching undergraduate and graduate courses; strong, documented research profile, and knowledge of or experience in data analytics.
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
Job Opening Number: 18626
Posting Date: 10/08/2018
Posting End Date: Open Until Filled
How To Apply:
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, administrative philosophy, diversity statement, list of courses taught, and contact information for at least three references. Apply online at http://employment.usf.edu for Job ID 18626.
Positon is open until filled, review of applications begin on October 29, 2018. Candidates of significant merit may be forwarded after this date.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Conclusion of this search is subject to final budget approval. According to Florida Law, applications and meetings regarding them are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access institution. For disability accommodations, contact Debra Garcia at (813) 974.9461 or email@example.com, a minimum of 48 hours in advance.
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