Job Openings

"You may never get to touch the Master, but you can tickle his creatures."  - Thomas Pynchon, Gravity's Rainbow (1973)

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POSITION 1:  Assistant Professor in Rhetoric / Composition
 
The University of South Alabama’s Department of English invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Rhetoric / Composition, starting August 15, 2015.
 
Required: PhD in English with an emphasis in rhetoric / composition; experience in teaching technical / professional writing; and demonstrable evidence of a commitment to teaching first-year composition.
 
Send vita, cover letter, official transcripts, and three original, signed letters of recommendation to:
 
Dr. Annmarie Guzy
Chair, Search Committee
Department of English
5991 University Drive N., Room 240
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
 
Review of applications will begin June 24, 2015. The University of South Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Employer—Minorities / Females / Veterans / Disabled.

POSITION 2:  Full-time Instructor

The University of South Alabama's Department of English invites applications for two nontenure track (9-month) full-time Instructor positions to teach primarily freshman composition along with sophomore literature survey courses, starting August 24, 2015 (4/4 teaching load). 
 
Required: MA in English or related field with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in English and evidence of strong commitment to teaching college freshmen and sophomores.

Send vita, cover letter, official transcripts, and three original, signed letters of recommendation to:
 
Dr. Larry Beason
Chair, Search Committee
Department of English
5991 University Drive N., Room 240
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
 
Review of applications will begin June 24, 2015. The University of South Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Employer—Minorities / Females / Veterans / Disabled.

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