Assistant Professor of English


Position: Assistant Professor
Department: English
Location: Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR
Deadline: 11/14/2014
Hire Date: 8/2015

Arkansas Tech University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of English beginning mid-August 2015. Ph.D. preferred, ABD required. Any area of specialization will be considered, but preference may be given tocandidates prepared to teach TESOL, technical writing, applied linguistics, or film studies. Candidates must demonstratecommitment to general education instruction, including composition. Arkansas Tech is a mid-sized liberal arts universityemphasizing teaching (4/4 load) and undergraduate education. Graduate programs include M.A. in English, M.A. in TESOL, andMaster of Liberal Arts. Closing date is November 14, 2014. Send letter of application, resume, copies of transcripts and three lettersof recommendation to: Dr. Carl Brucker, Chair, Search Committee, Department of English and World Languages, Witherspoon 142,Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR 72801. Electronic submissions may be sent to engl@atu.edu. Review of applications willbegin immediately after the application deadline. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. Acriminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to therequirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistentwith state and federal law. AA/EOE