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Director of Writing Center, Georgian Court University (Review begins immediately)

Nov 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

About Georgian Court University: Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful […]



IWCA Rapid Research Survey Question for November 2014

Nov 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Research

The November Rapid Research survey (just ONE question) is available now. This month’s survey question: In your writing center, how are tutors/consultants typically selected/hired? If you hire or select undergraduate, graduate student, or professional writing tutors/consultants (or if they are assigned to your writing center), please consider answering this very quick survey question at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/14XhDxhhoQWxJjPnsEXycFSJxB_ZSGnWtIO0f7hJ-G3U/viewform […]



Writing Faculty, NYU Abu Dhabi (Review begins immediately)

Nov 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

  The Writing Program at NYU Abu Dhabi invites applications for full-time Lecturer positions to teach writing courses to academically outstanding students from around the world. The Writing Program at NYUAD works strategically with the University’s 4 divisions (Arts & Humanities; Science & Math; Social Science; and Engineering) and the Core Curriculum in an effort […]



Texas Tech University and TTU Health Sciences Center, Associate Director of Writing Center

Nov 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Texas Tech University (TTU) and the TTU Health Sciences Center (HSC) seek applications for an Associate Writing Center Director. This is a full-time, 12-month professional staff position with full benefits. This new position requires that the candidate split his or her time between the new Graduate Student Writing Center on our TTU campus and the […]



Awards Presented at IWCA-NCPTW 2014

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Awards

Four awards were presented at the IWCA-NCPTW 2014 Conference awards luncheon on Friday, October 31. The Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award The Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award was presented to Clint Gardner, director of the Salt Lake Community College Writing Center. Clint is a past recipient of the NCPTW’s Ron Maxwell Leadership Award, as well. […]



2014 Election Results: IWCA Executive Board

Nov 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Reading

The IWCA Board wants to take a moment and congratulate the following people on being elected to the IWCA Board for the 2014-2016 term:   At-Large Representatives Trixie Smith Lauri Dietz Andrew Jeter Julia Bleakney Julie Platt Patricia Stephens Lindsay Sabatino Graduate Student Representative Rebecca Hallman Secondary School Representative Amber Jensen Community College Representative Megan […]



Readings for Racial Justice: A Project of the IWCA SIG on Antiracism Activism

Oct 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Reading

An Annotated Bibliography, by Beth Godbee, Bobbi Olson, and the SIG Collective In 2013, with the publication “‘Rainbows in the Past Were Gay’: LGBTQIA in the WC” in Praxis, Andrew J. Rihn and Jay D. Sloan worked to “bring our failure to address sexual identity into the light, where we can all acknowledge and examine […]



“Reflections”: New Section in WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship (Deadline: December 12, 2014)

Oct 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Publications

The Writing Lab Newsletter (as of Sept., 2015 WLN will be WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship) inaugurates its “Reflections” section that invites you to respond to an older article published in WLN. First, a general introduction to Reflections, and then an invitation to respond to Jeff Brooks’ “Minimalist Tutoring”: Mickey ———————– General introduction […]



CFP: Southern Discourse in the Center

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Publications

In anticipation of the first issue’s release on October 30th at the International Writing Center Association conference in Orlando, Southern Discourse in the Center: A Journal of Multiliteracy and Innovation (SDC) is issuing an additional call for manuscripts that address the journal’s broader mission. SDC is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal published biannually by the Southeastern […]



Call for Proposals: Nov/Dec 2015 Special Issue of WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship

Oct 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Publications

Guest edited by Susan Lawrence, Director, George Mason University Writing Center Terry Zawacki, Director Emerita, George Mason University Writing Center Supporting Graduate Student Thesis and Dissertation Writers in the Writing Center Writing centers are key participants in increasingly vigorous campus conversations focused on improving graduate student completion rates and time to degree, and the role […]



Writing Coach, Mira Costa College (Deadline: Nov. 4, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Writing Coach (6 positions) MiraCosta College To view the full job posting and apply for this position, go to http://apptrkr.com/523766 Discipline or Department Writing Center Position Type Staff/Classified Hourly Rate or Monthly Salary Salary starting at $25.73 per hour. Shift differential (additional pay) for evening hours. Working Hours Six regular positions in the Writing Centers […]



Director of Student Support Services, Dartmouth (Deadline: Dec. 1, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Director of Student Support Services Dartmouth College seeks an experienced academic professional to serve as Director of Student Support Services at the College’s Institute for Writing and Rhetoric. The Student Center for Research, Writing, and Information Technology (RWIT) and the Writing Assistance program are the Institute’s two key branches of student support.   The Director […]



Duke University, Writing Studio Director (Deadilne: Nov. 1, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Thompson Writing Program at Duke University seeks an Assistant Professor of Practice in Writing Studies or related discipline to direct the Writing Studio, the TWP’s writing center. The Director of the Writing Studio is part of a leadership team dedicated to the teaching of first-year academic writing, support for faculty teaching with writing at […]



Director of Writing Center, Rowan University (Deadline: Nov. 15, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Department of Writing Arts in the College of Communication and Creative Arts at Rowan University seeks a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor to serve as Director of the Writing Center. As the Rowan University Writing Center Director, the successful candidate will receive reassigned time to perform the following: • Provide leadership in generating and executing […]



Director of Student Academic Success Center, TAMU San Antonio

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Director of Student Academic Success Center will be an advocate for students and will actively lead and contribute to institution-wide efforts to further improve graduation and retention rates of the student body. The Director will have oversight of staffing, management, program design, and assessment of 3 focal areas that contribute to student success; 1) […]



University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Director of Writers Workshop (Deadline: Nov. 15, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Center for Writing Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for the Director of the Writers Workshop. The Director will oversee the daily administrative and instructional activities and outreach programs of the Writers Workshop.  The Writers Workshop provides writing support to all UIUC students, faculty, and staff in over 6000 consultations […]



Writing Center Assistant, Mira Costa College (Deadline: Nov. 4, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

To view the full job posting and apply for this position, go to http://apptrkr.com/532773 Discipline or Department Writing Center Position Type Staff/Classified Hourly Rate or Monthly Salary Starting salary $4,089.67 per month. Working Hours One regular position, 40 hours per week, 12 months per year. The work schedule may consist of day and/or evening hours, […]



Assistant Professor of English and College Writing Director, Luther College, Decorah, IA

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

NOTICE OF TENURE-ELIGIBLE POSITION IN ENGLISH POSITION: Assistant Professor of English and College Writing Director, tenure-eligible. BEGINNING DATE: Late August 2015 QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. required by September 1, 2015. The successful candidate should demonstrate training and experience in composition and rhetoric, developmental writing for domestic and international students, writing across the curriculum, writing pedagogy, and literature […]



Technology Coordinator, Noel Studio, EKU (Deadline: October 31, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

The Noel Studio for Academic Creativity at Eastern Kentucky University invites applicants for an exciting new position within this growing program: Noel Studio Technology Coordinator. The Noel Studio Technology Coordinator provides technology expertise and leadership in the Noel Studio and its programs, including emerging technologies for teaching and learning and undergraduate research and creative endeavors. […]



ESL Specialist, Colorado College, Colorado Springs (Deadline: Nov. 10, 2014)

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Writing Center at Colorado College invites applications for a full-time ESL Specialist. This position supports English Language students in one-on-one tutorials and through block-length and adjunct course offerings. It serves as a resource for all of the campus on academic issues involving multilingual students, and works closely with the staffs of the […]