The Department of English in the School of Liberal Arts at
Marist College invites applications for a tenure-track position as
Assistant Professor of English with a specialization in rhetoric
and composition, to begin in August 2018.
The candidate will be expected to contribute courses to the
English Department’s vibrant and growing professional writing
concentration. Courses may include Intro to Professional
Writing, Grammar, Style, and Editing, Composition Theory, and
upper-level writing workshops. The successful candidate will
also teach multiple sections of Writing for College and participate
in the First Year Seminar program each year. The teaching
load is 3-4, with possibility for 3-3 based upon the level of
professional activity. Candidates for the position should
have a Ph.D. in Composition/Rhetoric or related field.
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at
its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a
comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal
arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect,
character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and
productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.”
Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton
Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges),
U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North),
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others.
Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals
handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in
education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service.
Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate
students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate
majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA,
MS, and MA degrees.
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online
applications are accepted. Review of resumes will begin on November
1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of
diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications
from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women,
individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other
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