Appointment to begin August 1, 2013.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities include coordinating our composition program, active scholarship, continuing professional development, and participation in faculty governance. The successful candidate will help with creating and delivering lower and upper-division rhetoric and composition courses; in addition, the faculty member will have the opportunity to develop courses that include writing for emergent technologies. This position requires collaboration with administrators and faculty throughout UH West O‘ahu.
Earned doctorate degree from an accredited college or university in Rhetoric and Composition or closely related field.
Evidence of active research agenda; evidence of excellent teaching; knowledge of administering a Writing Program.
Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications
In addition to the minimum qualifications above, five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Assistant Professor (teaching relevant courses in Rhetoric and Composition or closely related disciplines).
Evidence of publications in peer-reviewed journals in the area of Rhetoric and Composition or closely related field.
Minimum of 2 years experience administering a Writing Program and experience with budgets.
Ability to integrate technology in composition courses.
Knowledge of Writing Across the Curriculum Programs.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills and demonstrated leadership.
Ability to interact effectively in a multicultural setting.
Experience teaching diverse populations.
Experience with assessment.