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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 […]

Assistant Professor of Practice, Writing Center Director, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Department of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks an Assistant Professor  of Practice in Composition and Rhetoric to direct the Writing Center as part of a collaborative team dedicated to the teaching of writing at UNL. The Writing Center is a vital campus resource, providing writers from across the disciplines an opportunity to […]

Seton Hill University, Assistant Director of Writing Center

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Seton Hill University, a Catholic, liberal arts coeducational institution, seeks applicants for the full-time, 12-month, entry-level professional staff position. The incumbent will work with Writing Center staff to meet academic needs of TRiO/SSS students. In addition, the incumbent will assist in  the management of the Writing Center. Qualifications:  Master’s degree in English,  education, or related […]

Colorado College, Full-time Writing Center Specialist (deadline: July 5, 2014)

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

POSITION: The Writing Center at Colorado College invites applications for a full-time Writing Center Specialist. This position works primarily with students in the Writing Center who need continuity in their tutoring because the writing challenges they face are particularly demanding. These students may be under-prepared for college-level reading and writing, highly anxious about writing, struggling […]

University of New Mexico Program Specialist in Writing and Language Center

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The University of New Mexico invites applications for the position of Program Specialist of the Writing & Language Center at the Center for Academic Program Support. (CAPS). CAPS, a nationally recognized student success program, is the learning & writing center at the University of New Mexico. Located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, UNM is a large, […]

Part-time Writing Center Coordinator, Endicott College

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Title:  Writing Center Coordinator Type:  Staff Full-/Part-Time:  Part-Time Start Date:  TBD Hours:  19.5 hrs/wk; Afternoons/Evenings: Monday – Thursday from 4 – 8 p.m. & Friday from 1:30 – 5 p.m. Description:  Responsible for assisting in the supervision of professional and peer staff, managing web-based appointment scheduling system (WCOnline), collecting weekly, monthly, and semester usage data, […]

MIT, COMMUNICATIONS LAB COORDINATOR, Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE)

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Job Description COMMUNICATIONS LAB COORDINATOR, Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE) (part-time, 50%), to assist with the day-to-day running of the NSE Communication Lab. The lab is designed to help students develop more effective writing and presentation skills through a peer-coaching model and provides students with communication instruction from writing to presentation, with an emphasis on […]

IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award: Call for Nominations

Jun 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

Named after its first recipient and given at every other IWCA conference, the Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award recognizes outstanding service that has benefited the international writing center community in significant and broad-based ways. All nominations should be submitted electronically to Leigh Ryan, chair of the IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award Committee. For more […]

Amounts of IWCA Grant Awards Raised, Graduate Grant Now Named after Ben Rafoth

Jun 16th, 2014 | By | Category: News and Announcements

IWCA members can now apply for research grants up to $1,000, and graduate students can now apply for up to $750 through newly named IWCA Ben Rafoth Graduate Research Grant. The upcoming deadline is July 1. For more info, please visit the IWCA Research and Graduate Research Grants page.

IWCA Logo Contest! (deadline: September 15, 2014)

Jun 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Reading

IWCA is looking for fresh ideas for its logo! The logo should be a high quality image that functions across multiple forums and clearly captures the international spirit of our organization.The winning logo willbe unveiled at the IWCA/NCPTW Conference this October in Orlando. The winner of the logo contest will receive a one-year subscription to […]

Interim Director of the College Writing Center, Wabash College (Review begins immediately)

Jun 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Positions Date Posted: 05/23/14 Interim Director of the College Writing Center.  Wabash College invites applications for Interim Director of the College Writing Center.  This is a 10 month full-time position. The Director is responsible for hiring, supervising, and training of Writing Center student tutors. The Director will work with students to strengthen writing and study […]

Christine Cozzens Research Grant and Initiative Program (for SWCA Members) Deadline is July 1, 2014

May 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Research

July 1st is the next application deadline for the Christine Cozzens Research Grant and Initiative Program. Apply now! The CCRGIP is designed to encourage collaboration among new and established centers, support professional development for writing center administrators and staff, and further writing center research and scholarship throughout the SWCA region. This award is named after […]