Full-Time Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Composition - Saint Mary's College-California in Moraga California

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Saint Mary's College-California

Moraga, California 94575

United States

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Saint Mary's College of California

Full-Time Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Composition

Closing Date/Time:     Fri. 10/24/14 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary:     Depends on Qualifications
Job Type:     Faculty
Location:     Main Campus, 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556, California

Saint Mary’s College of California is a private, comprehensive and coeducational institution that promotes social justice, engages students in rigorous critical thinking, and educates the whole person. Recognized among just forty exceptional institutions in Colleges That Change Lives—and the first Catholic and first California college to be included—Saint Mary’s is praised for its challenging and supportive learning community. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

Saint Mary’s reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Liberal Arts, Catholic, and Lasallian institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life. Located on a stunning 420 acre campus in the Moraga Hills outside of San Francisco, Saint Mary’s is known for its rigorous liberal arts education and high quality graduate programs, including business, education and leadership. Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 highly diverse students, reflecting the College’s commitment to the educational benefits of inclusion.

Fall 2015: Full-time Tenure Track. The Department of English invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Rhetoric and Composition at the Assistant Professor level. Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in Composition, the Collegiate Seminar Great Books Program, and the January Term. There will be opportunities for course, program, and faculty development. Contractual responsibilities are equivalent to six courses per year, plus student advising, committee work, and other service.

Experience and Qualifications:
PhD in Rhetoric and Composition by Sept. 1, 2015, evidence of scholarly publication. Strong teaching abilities and enthusiasm for teaching in an intimate student-centered learning community. The Department of English is committed to a multicultural curriculum taught by a culturally diverse faculty to a culturally diverse student body.

Supplemental Information:
Application Instructions: Please apply on-line at <a href="http://apptrkr.com/515710">http://jobs.stmarys-ca.edu</a>

1) Include a cover letter that specifically addresses how you meet the qualifications of the position and are prepared to support the mission of the College.

2) Please submit a CV, and a statement of teaching philosophy.

In applying for a position, candidates sign a consent authorizing a broader inquiry which may include reference checks, a motor vehicle check, and a third party background check.

Saint Mary's is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.

College policy prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, gender stereotyping, gender identity, taking a protected leave (e.g. family medical or pregnancy leave), or on any other basis protected by applicable laws.

Saint Mary’s College annually collects information about campus crimes and other reportable incidents in accordance with the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. To view the Saint Mary’s College Report, please go to the Public Safety website at http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/public-safety/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report-0 To request a paper copy please call Public Safety at (925) 631-4284. The report includes the type of crime, venue, and number of occurrences.


Keyword Phrases

  • Rhetoric
  • Composition
  • Speech / Rhetoric
  • English / Literature
  • Writing
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 1 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Best if Apply By 10/24/2014