Howe Center for Writing Excellence: Program Coordinator/International Programs Specialist to coordinate special events, projects, and outreach; support NNES students at Miami by developing and managing outreach programs and writing workshops; act as liaison between ESL Committee, the American Cultures & English (ACE) program, International Student and Scholar Services and the Howe Writing Center; consult regularly in the Howe Writing Center; provide consultations, workshops, and writing support to graduate students; develop and deliver training materials for the Howe Writing Center; coordinate the work of the Chinese Scholars Program; manage satellite writing centers in Peabody, Bachelor, B.E.S.T Library and Gross Center; coordinate class visits for the promotion of the Howe Writing Center; organize and facilitate student orientations to the Howe Writing Center; participate in ongoing consultant preparation, assessment of the HCWE, and long-range planning.
Require: Master’s degree in Composition, ESL, or closely related field; experience with ESL.
Desire: Experience in writing centers or the teaching of writing highly desired. Position is 32 hours/week for the academic year. Applicants will be asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references to www.miamiujobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=53846.
Screening of applications will begin September 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Hard copy available upon request. Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines.