Assistant Professor of English, Specialist in African American literature (Auburn University Montgomery)

Auburn University at Montgomery invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track positions in English. 1) Assistant Professor of Composition and Rhetoric, to begin Fall 2016. Will teach courses in both the Master of Teaching Writing program and composition; preference given to candidates with expertise in ESL. 2) Assistant Professor of English, to begin Fall 2016. Specialist in African American literature; will also teach American literature surveys and composition, with opportunities for teaching creative writing for candidates with creative publications.
Interest in teaching online courses desirable. 3/3 teaching load with ongoing scholarship and publication; internal funding and professional improvement leave available. Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in Composition and Rhetoric or English with a focus in composition and rhetoric. Please send letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to Search Committee Chair, Department of English and Philosophy, Auburn University Montgomery, P. O. Box 244023, Montgomery, AL 36124-4023. Priority given to applications received by October 30. Applicants must also apply electronically at Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal-opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically under-represented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.