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Associate Professor Job Posting

The Department of English at the University of South Florida seeks to hire a 9 month, full-time, tenured Associate Professor to serve as Director of the Undergraduate Program in Professional Writing, Rhetoric, and Technology.  PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or closely related field and minimum of five years’ experience teaching at a professorial level are required.  Preferred qualifications include tenure and promotion to Associate, experience with program development & assessment, grant writing; graduate teaching and mentorship, and scholarly publications in professional and technical communication.

Starting date for this position is August 2017.

Teaching will include a range of undergraduate and graduate courses.  2/2 teaching assignment, with reduction for administrative responsibility possible.  Salary and benefits competitive.  Summer employment possible.

Applicants should submit cover letter and CV. Review of applications begins on November 4, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Interviews at MLA.    Apply online at for Job Opening ID# 11483.

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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 Ms. Serrano at (813/974-8211 or, a minimum of five working days in advance.