Department of Writing

Faculty Position Announcement


Visiting Assistant Professor of WritingDescription:

The Department of Writing at Grand Valley State University is seeking to fill a position for a full time nine month academic year visiting faculty member beginning August 2014 to teach courses in business communication and professional writing. A Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Technical and Professional Communication, or English (or related field) with business communication expertise is required by time of employment. The teaching load is four courses per semester. We encourage candidates to indicate further preparation or expertise in other areas of our dynamic, newly revised modular curriculum that offers courses in both professional and creative writing.

Please see our website for details about our curriculum and the range of writing courses we offer. This is a one year position with the possibility of renewal up to three years. Apply online at Include CV and cover letter addressed to Professor Patricia Clark. The online application system will allow you to attach these documents electronically. If you need assistance or have questions, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215. Review of applications will begin on June 15, 2014, and the position will remain open until filled. We plan to do online video interviews with finalists. GVSU is an EO/AA institution.

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