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Montgomery College – Writing, Reading and Language Center Manager (Deadline: August 4, 2014)

Jul 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

<This announcement was distributed via the wcenter listserv on 22 July 2014> Montgomery College This is an opportunity to empower students to change their lives and enrich our community. Montgomery College has endless possibilities! Montgomery College is a dynamic, diverse institution, with students from over 170 countries, located in a diverse county of nearly one […]

IWCA on Twitter!

Jul 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Letters from the President

You can now keep up to date with the IWCA by following the organization’s Twitter account: @IWCA_NCTE. Join the conversation as the organization posts regular updates from events and reminders about deadlines!

Coordinator of Academic Writing Support Resources – Center for Academic Writing, Northeastern Illinois University (Deadline: July 21, 2014)

Jul 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

(distributed via the WAC-L listserv on July 18, 2014) Position Coordinator of Academic Writing Support Resources – Center for Academic Writing Description The Coordinator reports to the Director of the Center for Academic Writing (CAW). The Coordinator administers the Writing Intensive Peer Tutor Program and assists the Director with other CAW activities. CAW is home […]

NCPTW Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Ron Maxwell Award

Jul 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

From the NCPTW website: “The NCPTW Ron Maxwell Leadership Award is given annually to a professional in the National Conference on Peer Tutoring in Writing organization who has contributed with distinction to undergraduate student development through promoting collaborative learning among peer tutors in writing. The award recognizes an individual for dedication to and leadership in […]

Assistant Director, Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center (Review begins immediately)

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The University of Iowa Tippie College of Business Undergraduate Program Office (UPO) Assistant Director, Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center The Judith R. Frank Business Communication center is seeking an Assistant Director (PCE2) essential for the effective long-term operation of the University. Primary duties are to assist the Director of the Judith R. Frank Business […]

Asst/Assoc/Full Professor of English: Writing Center Director, Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Department of Language and Literature at Texas A&M University-Kingsville invite applications for a Writing Center Director at the rank of advanced Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of English, beginning fall 2014 or spring 2015. A Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition or a closely-related field is required […]

University of Baltimore, Assistant Director of Writing Services

Jul 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Assistant Director of Writing Services Achievement and Learning Center University of Baltimore Vacancy Number 300443 Regular, full-time exempt position with full, competitive benefits package Electronic applications received in our system by 7/23/14 will receive full consideration. Visit for application deadline and access to our electronic application. Salary: $55,000 – $68,000 The Achievement and Learning […]

Christine Cozzens Research Grant (SWCA) deadline is August 1

Jul 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

What special projects are you planning this Fall? Are you doing writing center research? Is your writing center participating in a new collaboration? Could $500 help support your efforts? Let SWCA help! The SWCA Christine Cozzens Research Grant and Initiative (CCRGI) Program is designed to encourage collaboration among new and established centers, support professional development […]

Selected WLN and WCJ Articles for Best of Independent Rhetoric and Composition Journals Series (Parlor Press)

Jul 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Publications

The 2013 Selected Essays for Parlor Press’ Best of Independent Rhetoric and Composition Journals Series announced. SELECTED ESSAYS Across the Disciplines, “Re-Framing Race in Teaching Writing Across the Curriculum,” Mya Poe Community Literacy Journal, “What’s Writing Got to Do with It?: Citizen Wisdom, Civil Rights Activism, and 21st Century Community Literacy,” Michelle Hall Kells Composition […]

2014-2015 Conference Calendar

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Conferences & Institutes

IWCA Regional Organization Conferences East Central Conference Theme Date Location Contact Proposal Deadline Website & Call for Proposals European Writing Centers Association Conference Theme Let’s Peer Across Borders – Writing Centers in Motion Date July 19-22, 2014 Location Europa-Universität Viadrina Contact Franziska Liebetanz & Dr. Katrin Girgensohn, Proposal Deadline November 30, 2013 Website […]

Writing Center Journal Writing Retreat (Virtual)

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Archives

Are you writing up your writing center research this summer? Are you wrapping up or starting a new writing center research project? Consider joining our week-long virtual writing retreat . . .  The editors of WCJ will be “hanging out” in a special Google Hangouts location during the week of July 28-August 1. We’d like […]

Interim Assistant Director of University Writing Center, UNC Greensboro

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions The Department of English at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro invites applicants for an Academic Professional/Interim Assistant Director of the University Writing Center, to begin August 1, 2014, for a one-year term appointment. In addition to specific duties in the Center (enumerated below), the Academic Professional/Interim Assistant Director will teach a 1/2 […]

Writing Consultant, Stevens Institute of Technology

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title: Writing Consultant (Tutor) in the Writing & Communications Center Stevens Institute of Technology Job Pay Rate and Hours: $20/hr Academic Semesters Hours flexible between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Job Description: The Part-Time WCC Writing Consultant will Provide writing and communications support for all students at Stevens Institute of Technology (undergrad to PhD) […]

Program Coordinator, Writing Center, University of Houston, Clear Lake

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Qualifications:  Required Master’s Degree in English, Composition, Linguistics, Education, or a closely related field. Two years of experience working in a Writing Center at the university level and one year of experience working with high school writers. -Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. -Ability to work with diverse student populations. -Willingness to learn information […]

Coordinator, Writing Center, ASU Polytechnic

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title: Coordinator Requisition ID: 5592BR Campus/Location: Polytechnic Department Name: UASP Full-time/Part-time: Full-Time VP Code: Exec VP/Provost Scope of Search: Open Grant Funded Position: This is not a grant funded position and is not contingent on future grant funding Salary Range: $30,508.00 per year Close Date: July 7th, 2014 at 11:59 pm, Mountain Time Job […]

Director of Educational Support and The Writer’s Studio, Moore College of Art and Design

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Moore College of Art and Design Job Description Status: Exempt Position: Director of Educational Support and The Writer’s Studio Reports To: Associate Dean, Director of Institutional Research Purpose: Provide academic support and assistance for all BFA, Post Baccalaureate and Graduate students. Oversee The Writer’s Studio and Peer Tutoring and Writing Assistant programs. Manage the writing […]

Director of Writing Center, Upper Iowa University

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Upper Iowa University invites applications for Director of Writing Center. The Writing Center Director is a professional staff position housed on the Fayette campus and serving the entire University. It entails teaching courses in writing and writing center theory and practice (approx. ¼ time), directing the Writing Center and collaborating with the English faculty to […]

Assistant Director, ESL Program, Emory University

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title Asst Dir, Program Job Requisition ID 45529BR Operating Unit/Division Emory College Department 830530:ECAS: Academic Support Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular Minimum Hourly $ 24.375 Midpoint Hourly $ 32.644231 Minimum Annual $ 50700 Midpoint Annual $ 67900 Job Description JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists in directing the strategic planning, development, and implementation of programs. Represents the […]

Writing Specialist, University of California Irvine

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Under direction, counsel students online, individually, and in small groups to provide assistance in various kinds of academic writing, textual analysis, and critical thinking. Assess student performance, in the area of writing, and devise methods to solve specific difficulties and challenges. Deliver programs and instructional materials about academic writing to assist students campuswide. Engage in […]

Director of Writing Support Programs/Assistant Dean (August 15, 2014)

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Director of Writing Support Programs/ Assistant Dean of the College Brown University seeks an experienced academic administrator to provide leadership, strategic direction, and management of the Writing Center and writing support initiatives. An integral part of the Office of the Dean of the College, Brown’s Writing Center is staffed by 40 graduate students from across […]