Job Description The College of the Holy Cross is establishing a new Center for Writing and seeks a Director. The Director will develop and implement initiatives to support college-wide writing instruction and will provide imaginative leadership in planning future directions for the Center, including efforts to enhance oral and visual communication across the curriculum. The […]
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May/June 2016 Special Issue of WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship: “Religion in the Writing Center”Feb 25th, 2015 | By IWCA Web Editor | Category: Publications
Proposals will be accepted though May 30, 2015. Invitations to submit full articles will be issued by July 1, 2015. Manuscripts will be due on December 31, 2015. Guest editor: Lisa Zimmerelli, Assistant Professor of Writing and Writing Center Director, Loyola University Maryland View the full call for proposals.
Wake Forest University celebrated IWCW by spreading the Writing Center love! We sold handmade valentines to support adult literacy in Forsyth County.
If you haven’t already registered for this year’s IWCA Collaborative @ CCCC, there’s still time! We hope that this listing of session titles and descriptions, along with the prospect of meeting and chatting with wonderful colleagues, old and new, will tempt you to register soon! As you’ll remember, this year’s event, entitled “The Collaboratory,” will […]
The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh October 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015.
Position Title: Executive Director of Writing Programs Position Tracking Number: F607 Department: Vice Provost for Graduate Programs and Research Location: Azusa Description: The Executive Director of Writing Programs serves as a writing program administrator in a leadership role that oversees the development, management, and supervision of writing programs for undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs at […]
The Academic Success Center at Oregon State University is pleased to announce its search for a Director. The Academic Success Center (ASC) is a unit in the division of Academic Success and Engagement in Academic Affairs that supports and enhances the university’s learning environment and promotes student persistence and success. The position description is attached […]
Summary Union College seeks a Director of Writing Programs, who will direct both the Writing Center and the Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) program. The Writing Center promotes excellence in writing across the college and contributes to the college’s culture of writing and academic learning. The Writing Center provides one-to-one tutoring by a trained staff […]
“The International Writing Centers Association at 30: Community, Advocacy, and Professionalism” by Joyce Kinkead, Muriel Harris, Jeanne Simpson, Pamela Farrell Childers, Lady Falls Brown, and Jeanette HarrisFeb 11th, 2015 | By IWCA Web Editor | Category: Featured Reading
Abstract: At the 2014 IWCA/NCPTW Conference, founders of the National Writing Centers Association (now International Writing Centers Association) came together to reflect on the organization’s beginnings, its strategies for institutionalization, and challenges that may still exist. A significant anniversary such as the 30th provides the opportunity for reflection. Additionally, a timeline of the organization’s history […]
The IWCA 2015 Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, Oct 8-10, 2015. The full information is available at http://writingcenters.org/events-2/past-conferences/iwca-2015-writing-center-revolutions/ Proposal deadline: April 1, 2015.
Central European University is now looking for applicants interested in the position of Director of its Center for Academic Writing. Please find the relevant information in the attachment or visit http://hro.ceu.hu/vacancies/director Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing primarily in the social sciences and the humanities, as well as law, business and […]
After two years of discussion and planning, and thanks to the evolution of a WCRP Collective which has overhauled and revised the old WCRP Survey format, I am pleased to invite you to participate in a new Writing Centers Research Project survey. The survey is a long-overdue continuation of a WCRP goal when it was […]
Director for Reading/Writing Center – Temporary, Specially Funded, Macomb Community College (Deadline: February 16, 2015Feb 5th, 2015 | By IWCA Web Editor | Category: Positions
All applicants are to apply online at https://jobs.macomb.edu Position Type: Temporary – Specially Funded Salary Range: $58,307 – $90,315 annually (2014-15 salary range) Level: 6 DEPARTMENT INFORMATION: Department: Reading/Writing Center Job Description: FUNCTION: Responsible for leading the staff, implementing policies and procedures, and evaluating the performance of the centers to assist students in achieving educational […]
The Southeastern Writing Center Association offers competitive scholarships for professionals within the southeast region attending the 2015 IWCA Collaborative at the CCCC for writing center research dissemination and/or professional development. Individuals awarded scholarships will receive a cash award and be recognized on the SWCA website. Details and application instructions can be found below and on […]
The Sweetland Center for Writing at the University of Michigan is searching for two full-time, continuing lecturer positions, one in writing center administration and one in science writing. The two ads are attached, and the deadlines are Feb 5 and Feb 18, respectively. Lecturer III Posting – Science The Sweetland Center for Writing at the […]
Department: Academic Support Job Type: Faculty Job Status: Full-time Post Date: January 23, 2015 Position Available: August 10, 2015 Requirements: The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor seeks a Writing Center Assistant Director for its new University Writing Center beginning in August of 2015. UMHB seeks faculty and administrators who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to […]
The 13th annual Summer Institute will take place in East Lansing, Michigan on June 14-19, 2015 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the Michigan State University campus. The Summer Institute continues an established tradition the International Writing Center Association began in 2003. The Summer Institute is ideal for current or would-be writing center […]
Job Title: Associate Director of the Writing Center Location: Colorado College – Colorado Springs, Colorado Position Description: Supports students working on writing across the curriculum, from first-year students to students working on advanced writing projects, including students with unique learning needs and students from diverse backgrounds; tutors individual students and teaches classes supporting the Writing […]
GARY A. OLSON SCHOLARSHIP Emily Cosgrove Wallace Community College Lingshan Song Mississippi College TOM WALDREP SCHOLARSHIP Hannah Fields Mississippi College Sarah MacDonald Emory University James Howard Emory University TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIP Kristen Ruccio University of Alabama – Huntsville Maegan Mercer-Bourne Shaw University Savannah Stark Warren-Wilson College Nathaniel Stickman Mississippi College
Position Writing Assistant in the Borough of Manhattan Community College Writing Center Duties and Responsibilities Writing Assistants provide support for undergraduate students at BMCC to improve their writing and English language skills and to help them become more independent, confident, and versatile writers. Writing Assistants work one-to-one and online with student writers, document sessions, and […]