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Position

Writing Center Director 

AID

 

Department

College of Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies 

Site

Southern University Baton Rouge 

Status

Full-time 

Filled

No 

Active

Yes 

ContactName

Dr. Cynthia Bryant 

ContactPhone

225-771-3631 

ContactEmail

cynthia_bryant@subr.edu 

Category

Unclassified 

DatePosted

05/14/2019 

DateNeeded

 

Deadline

5/28/2019 11:55 PM 

DateRetired

 

Description

Development and management of the daily services provided by the Center, such as outreach and programming initiatives; hiring, training, and supervising a team of students and/or writing communication consultants; and developing workshops and other resources for students and faculty, particularly those faculty teaching first year writing courses. Engage in appropriate Center assessment, maintain a social media presence and Center web-page, and stay current with the scholarship of writing center theory and pedagogy. The Director will teach one English program writing course and work collaboratively with academic departments and other support units to promote academic success, retention, and degree completion. This is a 12-month position.

Qualifications

Minimal Qualifications:

Master's Degree in Rhetoric and Composition, English Education, or a related field; PhD. preferred; two (2) or more years professional experience working in a college-level writing center or tutoring center; and one (1) or more years experience teaching at the college level. Familiarity with the role of technology in writing pedagogies. Experience teaching ELL students a plus. Knowledge of Writing Across the Curriculum, Writing in the Disciplines, or Writing-Enriched Curriculum. Experience working effectively with a diverse student body that may vary in age, academic preparation, culture, economic status, gender, national origin, orientation, and race. Experience with online tutoring preferred. Intermediate computer skills using MS word, Excel, and Outlook. Supervisory experience; Writing Center administration preferred.

To apply, please email a letter of application, official college transcripts from all schools attended, and curriculum vitae and contact information for three (3) professional references to:

Dr. Cynthia Bryant at cynthia_bryant@subr.edu

Criminal background check and reference verification is required.

Southern University and A&M College is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary

$65,000.00 
Attachments
Unclassified Application.doc    
Created at 5/14/2019 10:37 AM  by Mikhale Robins 
Last modified at 5/15/2019 8:29 AM  by Mikhale Robins