Institution: Eastern Connecticut State University
Position: Assistant Professor: Writing in New Media
Qualifications: Ph.D. or ABD in English
The successful candidate must have awareness of and sensitivity to the educational goals of a multicultural/first generation student population and a strong interest in teaching both discipline-specific and liberal arts core courses at all levels. *Position Description:* Responsibilities will include teaching existing introductory and advanced courses in rhetoric, composition, literary studies, and/or creative writing and to develop new courses in line with teaching and research interests. These may include (but are not limited to) new media writing, new media criticism, and electronic publishing. Practical experience working with web-based applications and genres is essential, as is up-to-date knowledge of Internet culture. Additional expectations include student advising, service to the department and university committees, as well as an active research agenda.
Please send letter of application, CV, teaching philosophy and three letters of recommendation as email attachments (PDF or Word) to englishsearch-at-easternct.edu
Review of applications will begin November 15, 2013.
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Eastern Connecticut State University, the state’s public liberal arts university serving approximately 5,400 students, offers a wide range of undergraduate majors in the arts and sciences and professional studies, as well as selected graduate programs. Located in historic Windham County in the heart of eastern Connecticut, the University is midway between New York City and Boston, and only a short drive from Hartford, the state capital. Eastern Connecticut State University is an AA/EEO employer. Women, members of protected classes, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.