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Assistant Director of the Writing Center, Nevada State College (Deadline Extended: Review begins Nov. 14, 2016)

Oct 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Nevada State College invites applications for a 12-month continuing position as an Assistant Director of the Writing Center to begin in the spring or fall of 2017, start date based on candidate’s availability. This position will require a dynamic individual who can assist the Writing Center Director and teach one class each semester. This is […]

Assistant or Associate Professor of English and Director of the Writing Center, Miami University (Deadline: November 4, 2016)

Oct 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Miami University invites applications for an assistant or associate professor of English who will serve as Director of the Writing Center that is located within the Roger and Joyce Howe Center for Writing Excellence (HCWE). The position would begin July 2017. The Writing Center Director will hold a tenure-line faculty position in the Department of […]

Academic Resource Center Specialist for Writing and Literacy, CUNY Lehman College (Open until filled)

Oct 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Job ID: 15125 Full-time Position Details The Instructional Support Services Program (ISSP), including the Academic Support Center for Excellence (ACE) and the Science Learning Center (SLC), provides tutoring, workshops, and additional academic support for undergraduate and graduate students at Lehman College. Under the direction of the Director and Associate Director of the ISSP, the Academic […]

Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award Winners for 2016

Oct 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Featured Articles

IWCA is delighted to announce TWO winners of the Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award: Paula Gillespie of Florida International University and Brad Hughes of University of Wisconsin-Madison. Congratulations to the recipients of the MHOSA. Read the press releases for each recipient: Paula Gillespie and Brad Hughes. To learn more about the MHOSA, visit the Awards […]

Associate Director of the Writing Center, DePaul University (Deadline: Dec. 1, 2016)

Oct 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title: Associate Director, Writing Center Job ID: 2240 Location: Lincoln Park Campus Full/Part Time: Full-Time At DePaul University, we are looking for candidates who want to join us in our mission to provide access to education for all. Successful candidates welcome ideas and perspectives from colleagues and students representing a wide variety of cultures, […]

Assistant Professor of English and Director of Writing Center, UT Martin (Deadline: Nov. 1, 2016)

Oct 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Department of English and Modern Foreign Languages Tenure-track, 12-month faculty position with administrative duties (2/2 teaching load, writing center administration). PhD in Composition and Rhetoric, English with a focus in Composition and Rhetoric, or a similarly-defined field required by August 1, 2017.  Experience working in a college writing center, in an academic support center, or […]

Call for submissions for the NoCalWCA Newsletter (deadline: October 19, 2016)

Oct 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Publications

The Northern California Writing Centers Association Newsletter is seeking submissions from writing center professionals — undergraduate and graduate students, professors, staff, workshop facilitators, coordinators, directors, etc. — across Northern California and Nevada for the Fall 2016 issue of our web-based newsletter: Brief Articles (750-1,500 words) We are seeking submissions about tutoring, collaborative writing, and writing […]

Director of Academic Resource Center, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles (Deadline: Nov. 15, 2016)

Oct 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Loyola Marymount University invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Academic Resource Center, to begin February 2017. The Academic Resource Center (ARC) provides a variety of academic resources including the university’s writing center, course content tutoring across the disciplines, a “First to Go” program for first-generation college students (each unit with […]

University of Toronto Mississauga, Teaching Stream Writing Specialist (Deadline: Nov. 30)

Oct 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Job Field: Teaching Stream Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Mississauga Department: UTM: RG Academic Skills Centre Campus: Mississauga Job Posting: Sep 29, 2016 Job Closing: Nov. 30, 2016, 11:59pm EST Description: The Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre (RGASC) at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invites applications for a teaching-stream position as a Writing […]

New! Program Available for the 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver

Sep 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The final conference program is now available for our upcoming IWCA Conference in Denver. Download the conference program here.   The 2016 IWCA Conference will be held in Denver, Colorado on Thursday, October 13-Sunday, October 16 at the Denver Mariott City Center. In 1983, the forerunner to the IWCA, the National Writing Centers Association, held […]

IWCA Board Election Results

Sep 24th, 2016 | By | Category: Featured Articles

We are writing to announce the results of the election for the 2016-2018 IWCA Board at-large, both general and special constituency, representatives. Thank you, members, for voting and participating with IWCA. Please join us in congratulating the following individuals. We look forward to working with them! At Large: Julia Bleakney Lauri Dietz Scott Whiddon Karen […]

Assistant Professor, Rhetoric, Writing, and Digital Media Studies, NAU English Department (Deadline: October 16, 2016)

Sep 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

The Rhetoric, Writing, and Digital Media Studies faculty in the English Department at Northern Arizona University invite applications for an Assistant Professor, tenure-track eligible beginning August 2017. The person is expected to contribute to an innovative and highly visible department. Primary teaching and research interests in the history/theory of rhetoric and composition. Responsibilities for this […]

Dangling Modifier accepting submissions for Fall 2016 issue, deadline November 4

Sep 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Publications

The Dangling Modifier is currently accepting submissions for Fall 2016! Our theme for the fall issue is stolen directly from this year’s NCPTW : The Inclusive Writing Center. Do you have a story about inclusiveness you want to share? A piece of poetry, a video? A variation on your NCPTW conference presentation or paper? We’re […]

Travel Grants for Secondary School Writing Center Directors to Attend NCTE 2016

Sep 20th, 2016 | By | Category: News and Announcements

The IWCA Secondary School Committee is pleased to announce travel grants to help secondary school writing center directors attend the 2016 NCTE Conference in Atlanta from November 17 to 20. This conference provides the opportunity for SSWC directors to network with directors at secondary schools around the country, participate in an IWCA panel (Friday morning) […]

Lecturer, Writing and Linguistics, Georgia Southern University (Deadline: October 15, 2016)

Sep 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Lecturer—Search #67435 College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Department of Writing and Linguistics The Department of Writing and Linguistics in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences invites nominations and applications for position of Lecturer in First-Year Writing. Georgia Southern University, classified as a Doctoral/Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement […]

Call for Applications for the IWCA President’s Future Leaders Scholarship (Deadline: September 23, 2016)

Sep 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Awards

The IWCA invites applications for the President’s Future Leaders Scholarship for IWCA members attending the 2016 IWCA Conference in Denver. To apply, please log in and complete the application on the IWCA members website: You must be an IWCA member in good standing to apply. Below are details about the application requirements and deadlines. […]

Assistant Director, Writing Center, Azusa Pacific University (Review begins immediately)

Sep 6th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Tracking Code S1021 Job Description  The Assistant Director supports the Writing Center Director in managing the day to day operations of the Writing Center. This includes responding to students, training and scheduling staff, offering writing consultations when needed, maintaining records, and providing various types of assistance to the Director.Required Education Master’s degree in Composition/Rhetoric, English, […]

Georgia Southern University Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor, Writing and Linguistics (Review begins Nov. 1, 2016)

Aug 31st, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

Georgia Southern University’s Department of Writing and Linguistics invites applications for a tenure-track advanced assistant or associate professor with an emphasis or expertise in at least two areas of our major. The full text advertisement, including information about the department, faculty, and the complete position announcement with all qualifications and application instructions, is available at […]

MiraCosta College Writing Center Supplemental Instruction Coordinator (Deadline: 9/28/16)

Aug 27th, 2016 | By | Category: Positions

POSITION AVAILABLE: One regular, full-time, overtime exempt position, 40 hours per week, 12 months per year, on the Oceanside campus. May work day and/or evening hours with occasional weekends on an as-needed basis. The person selected for this position will be subject to assignment to any district facility during any hours of operation. Download the […]

Textmaker Spaces, by Tom Deans

Aug 25th, 2016 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The maker movement has come to my large public university campus, and I welcome it. Our newest residence hall will include a makerspace. Our university library is planning on launching one too. Still in the planning stages but moving forward quickly, the library makerspace is slated for an “Inspiration/Innovation” themed ground floor that will also […]