Expository Writing Program
The College of Arts and Science at New York University is seeking a Director for its Expository Writing Program, long known as one of the leading college writing programs in the country. The position requires a scholar with strong academic credentials, a commitment to undergraduate education, and experience in teaching writing to undergraduates diverse in national origin, interests, programs, and goals. The director leads a large group of strong, dedicated full-time writing faculty, and works with the outstanding Arts and Science faculty at large to create a dynamic, responsive curriculum that serves the 7,000 students in the College, hundreds of first-year undergraduates from NYU's professional schools (Stern School of Business, the Silver School of Social Work, the Tisch School of the Arts, the Polytechnic Institute of NYU, the Steinhardt School of Education, Communication, and Culture, and the College of Nursing), and students abroad.
The successful candidate will hold the Ph.D. and will have a strong publication record, and will have had extensive experience in teaching writing at both the freshman and advanced levels, as well as in administering a complex program. In addition, he or she will hold a tenured or tenure-track position in the English Department. The appointment will start on or after January 1, 2014, pending budgetary and administrative approval.
The application deadline has been extended to 19 July 2013. To apply, please submit a cover letter; CV; teaching statement, and the names and email addresses of three referees or your dossier service. Please make note of the confirmation number issued once you have submitted your application.
If you have any questions regarding this posting, please contact Christina Ciambriello at email@example.com.
NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.