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Faculty - English Speech & Foreign Languages - 13AS-VIS-ESFL03  « Position Deleted on 7/30/2013 »

Institution: Texas Woman's University
Location: Denton, TX
Category:
  • Faculty - Liberal Arts - English and Literature
Posted: 06/17/2013
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
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Texas Woman's University - Denton Campus

Department: ESFL

Title: Assistant Visiting Professor

Job Code: 13AS-VIS-ESFL03

Date Closed: Review of applications will begin June 24, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.

TO APPLY:
To apply please submit a letter of application, CV, three letters of reference, a sample syllabus, and sample student evaluations of teaching via email to Facultyjobs@twu.edu (e-mail Header or Subject line must include job title and job code number - 13AS-VIS-ESFL03.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Assistant Visiting Professor of English. We seek a composition/rhetoric specialist for the 2013-14 academic year. We are a small, lively, engaged department that values collegiality and collaboration, both within the department and across the campus. The ideal candidate should be prepared to teach a range of undergraduate courses and serve as Assistant Director of the First-Year Composition Program. PhD in English, rhetoric, or closely related area required. The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent teaching, evidence of scholarship and a commitment to service. Interests in or experience with online instruction, developmental writing, assessment, writing program administration or other relevant activities helpful.

UNIVERSITY INFORMATION:
Texas Woman's University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation's largest university primarily for women. Established in 1901, TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. The College of Arts and Sciences, with over thirty-five percent of TWU's graduate and undergraduate population of over 15,000, prepares students for success in a global world. TWU operates three campuses: Houston, Dallas, and the main campus in Denton (population 115,000), located 40 miles north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. This metroplex, the nation's fourth largest urban center, has world-class museums, orchestras, opera, ballet, theatre companies, as well as an array of professional and collegiate sports venues. Additional information about the University is available at http://www.twu.edu.

Texas Woman's University, an AA/EEO employer, supports diversity. Men and women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, are encouraged to apply. All offers of employment will be contingent on the candidate's ability to provide documents which establish proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States. All positions at Texas Woman's University are deemed security sensitive requiring background checks.
Texas Woman's University strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.

Texas Woman's University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran's status, or against qualified disabled persons.