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 to candidates prepared to teach TESOL, technical writing, applied linguistics, or film studies. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to general education instruction, including composition. Arkansas Tech is a mid-sized liberal arts university emphasizing teaching (4/4 load) and undergraduate education. Graduate programs include M.A. in English, M.A. in TESOL, and Master of Liberal Arts. Closing date is November 14, 2014. Send letter of application, resume, copies of transcripts and three letters of 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 Review of applications will begin immediately after the application deadline. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent
with state and federal law. AA/EOE