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Arizona State UniversityEdit

Assistant professor in English Education. . . REQUIREMENTS: Earned doctorate prior to appointment August 16, 2011 in English Education, Language and Literacy Studies, Educational Linguistics, Bilingual Studies in Education, or related discipline. Experience in teaching and research related to English Language Learners in Language Arts, Literacy, or Multicultural Literature for Young Readers. Evidence of three or more years of successful secondary school teaching. Experience conducting educational research and scholarly writing. Evidence of a commitment to culturally responsive pedagogy in teaching and research. DESIRED: Experience in teaching and research with Latino/a and/or Native American students who may be speakers of languages other than English. Experience in supervising secondary pre-service teachers. Evidence of external funding. College teaching and/or demonstrated leadership with in-service teachers. Experience in one or more of our teaching areas, which include instructional pedagogy, critical perspectives on English education, young adult literature, the teaching of composition, the teaching of language, research in English education, and new literacies. Teaching load is 2/2 for tenure-track faculty with a significant research agenda.

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Deadline: Monday, November 8th, 2010, or if not filled, every Monday thereafter until the search is closed.

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2/17/11: Received email stating search had been cancelled.

Again?!!! What's going on there?

Bradley University (IL)Edit

"The Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Composition and Rhetoric or English Education to begin August 2011. . . Candidates must have a doctoral degree in one of the two following areas: Composition and Rhetoric; English Education. Required: doctoral degree in hand by August 15, 2011, teaching experience, potential for publication, demonstrated ability to teach general education courses (composition, literature, Western Civilization). Preference to candidates with ability to teach one or more of the following: young adult literature, grammar, secondary teaching methods, upper-level courses in writing and writing theory. Successful teaching and refereed publications required for tenure and promotion."

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Deadline: To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be postmarked by November 5, 2010. Initial interviews will be conducted at MLA. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Acknowledgment received:

Request for Additional Materials:11/2, 11/17

Rejection Letter: 3/5, by mail (letter indicated that position had been filled)

Phone/MLA interview scheduled:phone interview for 1/4

Campus interview scheduled:

Offer made:

Offer accepted: Yes (per 3/5 rejection)

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Chicago State UniversityEdit

Tenure-track professor of English specializing in secondary English education, Chicago State University. Qualifications: excellent academic record, scholarly promise, doctorate in English or education from a fully accredited university. ABD considered. Duties: teaching and advising undergraduate majors seeking to become secondary English teachers; overseeing student teaching and observations; ensuring compliance with accreditation standards; researching and publishing in the field. To apply: submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to Search Committee, Department of English, Communications, Media Arts and Theatre, Chicago State University, 9501 South King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1598.

Deadline: Application review will begin October 15, 2010 and continue until the position is filled. (although this ad was posted in the Chronicle on 10/26/10)

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Coastal Carolina UniversityEdit

The Spadoni College of Education at Coastal Carolina University announces a full time (9 month) tenure-track position in English Education. The successful candidate will become part of a dynamic faculty who teach, conduct research, and provide curriculum development within The Master of Arts in Teaching and Middle Level Education programs. The position starts August, 2011. ABD candidates may apply; however degree must be completed by start date.

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree program is an avenue of entry into the teaching profession through graduate study. This is a five-semester, 36-hour cohort program of study and includes both advanced content study at the graduate level and teaching pedagogy instruction. The B.A. in Middle Level Education program, initiated at Coastal Carolina in 2004, prepares graduates to meet the educational requirements for South Carolina teacher licensure in grades 5-8. Additional information about these programs can be found at: http://www.coastal.edu/education/mat/ and http://www.coastal.edu/education/edmg/

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Deadline: Open Until Filled.

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Coker College (SC) - Brit Lit + Children's LitEdit

Coker College is currently seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in British Literature. This person will report directly to the Department Chair of Communication, Language, and Literature. Responsibilities include teaching courses in Augustan, Romantic, and Victorian literature. The 4/4 teaching load will include composition and sophomore survey courses. This position requires a Ph.D. in an appropriate field. Experience in English Education, Children's Literature, or Adolescent Literature is a plus. The preferred candidate will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching in day and evening programs, professional development, and a willingness to engage in faculty duties outside the classroom.

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  • NOTE: The position will be available January 2011.

Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Acknowledgment received:

Request for Additional Materials:

Rejection Letter: via email, 11/19-- but the email also alerted me to the fact that the new English Ed position has been approved.

Phone interview scheduled: From Romanticism, Victorian/19th 2011: "phone: 11/24 x 2"

Campus interview scheduled: 12/17(according to Romanticism page)

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Cross-posted at British Open 2011 & Romanticism, Victorian/19th 2011

Coker College (SC) - English Ed + Children's LitEdit

Coker College is currently seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in English Education. This person will report directly to the Department Chair of Communication, Language, and Literature. Responsibilities include teaching courses in Children's Literature, Adolescent Literature and English Methods as well as advising English majors concentrating in Education and supervising student teachers. The ideal candidate will have a firm grounding in literature and composition as well as pedagogy because the 4/4 teaching load will include composition and sophomore survey courses.

The preferred candidate will hold a Ph.D. in an appropriate field, but a candidate with an Ed. D. will be considered. We welcome candidates who have a record of successful teaching in English language arts at the middle and/or high school level or with teaching certification. The preferred candidate will demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate teaching in day, evening, and online programs, professional development, and a willingness to engage in faculty duties outside the classroom.

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Deadline: 12/15/2010

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Columbus State University (GA)Edit

Assistant/Associate Professor of English Education: "The position of Assistant/Associate Professor of English Education is a nine month, tenure track faculty position. . . Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in English Education; experience and knowledge in public education as an English teacher (preferably at the secondary level), curriculum director, or administrator; excellent written and oral communication skills; exceptional collaborative skills; and use of technology for synchronous and asynchronous instruction."

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin November 5, 2010 and continue until the position has been filled.

Acknowledgment received:

Request for Additional Materials: 11/16

Rejection Letter:

Phone/MLA interview scheduled: phone interview scheduled for 12/10; phone interview 1/20

Campus interview scheduled:1/26/11 Campus visit scheduled for mid-February

Offer made: March

Offer accepted:March

NOTES AND QUERIES: Received rejection letter in May after withdrawing application in February.

Dixie State CollegeEdit

Chronicle (1/3/11)

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and teach courses in secondary English education, including methods courses and young adult and children's literature for the DSC English Department's secondary education program.
  • Work with the education department supervising secondary practicum students and student teachers.
  • Teach other English and composition courses as needed.
  • Oversee and conduct outreach efforts for the English program.
  • Serve on college and departmental committees as assigned.
  • Attend department, division, and faculty meetings; work with other faculty in program management; and adhere to college policies.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree in English or Education (with a strong emphasis in English education) or an Ed. D. (with a strong emphasis in English education and a Master's degree in English) from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Extensive education and/or experience in teaching English at the secondary level.
  • Applicants should show potential for excellence in teaching, research, and service, and should possess strong verbal and written communication skills.

Terms of Contract: Tenure-track (10-month) faculty position. Salary is based on nationally competitive Dixie State College faculty salary schedule. Excellent benefit package. Application Procedures: Application review begins February 7, 2011, open until filled. Submit a Dixie State College application, cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to: Office of Human Resources, Dixie State College, 225 South 700 East, St. George, UT, 84770. For more information, call (435) 652-7520 or fax (435) 656-4001. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. If, because of a disability, you need special services or facilities in order to apply for this opening, please call Human Resources at (435) 652-7520.

Deadline: review begins Feb. 7

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Eastern Michigan UniversityEdit

Assistant Professor of Children's/Adolescent Literature and Culture: "The English Department at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, MI is seeking applications for a position as an assistant professor of children’s/adolescent literature and culture. Special consideration will be given to candidates with secondary expertise in one or more of the following areas: folklore, mythology, youth culture, creative writing for children and young adults, global children’s literature and multicultural children’s literature. EMU houses one of the few graduate programs where students can earn a master’s degree specializing in children’s literature. Therefore, we seek a candidate able to mentor graduate students, supervise theses, and teach graduate-level children’s literature courses focused on such varied topics as folklore, mythology, global children’s literature or illustrated texts. We also seek a colleague able to effectively teach introductory and upper-level undergraduate courses in children’s and adolescent literature, able to propose new and innovative additions to the curriculum, and willing to become an active member of a vibrant and collegial department. Candidates must have a PhD in literature, children’s culture, or a related field in hand by August 2011, and should be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching and an ambitious scholarly record and agenda. All applications must be made online at https://www.emujobs.com – Posting #FA1116E. Application materials should include a CV, cover letter, and three letters of reference. For more information about children’s literature studies at EMU go to http://www.emich.edu/english/childlit/. Eastern Michigan University is an EOE employer."

Deadline: November 15, 2010

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Fitchburg State UniversityEdit

Full-time, tenure-track, assistant professor position in English Secondary Education. Ability to teach courses in theory and methods, children's literature, young adult literature and first-year writing. Supervise and monitor student teachers. Desired subfields include literacy acquisition, writing/reading theory, and linguistics.

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Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Illinois State UniversityEdit

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"Illinois State University's Department of English seeks an advanced Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in English Education. In addition to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and conducting research and publications in the field of English Education, the successful candidate will serve a three year renewable appointment as Director of the Department's English Education Program of over 300 undergraduate English Education majors."

Deadline: 11/01/2010

Acknowledgment received:

Request for Additional Materials:

Rejection Letter: 11/30; 12/16

Phone/MLA interview scheduled: 12/2010

Campus interview scheduled: 3 candidates scheduled for campus interviews as of 12/2010

Offer made:

Offer accepted: Offer made and accepted in February.

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Indiana University of PennsylvaniaEdit

Indiana University of Pennsylvania invites applicants seeking a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank to begin Fall 2011. Candidates must be specialists in English Education and must be experienced in training and supervising pre-service teachers in secondary English.

Applicants should be prepared to teach courses in pedagogy, specifically the teaching of reading and literature for adolescents, as well as writing, speaking, listening, and viewing to enhance learning and classroom management in grades 7-12. Previous teaching experience in a public secondary school is required. We also value recent scholarly activities (e.g., NCTE publications and/or presentations) and experience in university or public school service. Applicants should be prepared to supervise student teachers and to teach introductory undergraduate literature and writing courses, to advise majors, and to participate in department governance. A knowledge of or desire to learn the Pennsylvania State Standards and the National Council of Teachers of English Standards for the English Language Arts that include preparing teachers for culturally responsive and cross-disciplinary experiences with their students is also essential.

Qualifications: Ph.D. or Ed.D. must be in hand at the time of employment. In addition to expertise and scholarship in the specified field, all candidates must have documented training and experience in composition, experience in teaching introductory literature, proven excellence in teaching, and a strong commitment to service. Candidates must communicate effectively and perform well during the interview process, which will include a teaching demonstration.

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Deadline: Review of completed applications will begin on December 3, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled. We plan to screen applicants by telephone, and will be inviting candidates for campus visits in the Spring.

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NOTES AND QUERIES: Will this search remain open in light of the recent cuts in PA?

Kennesaw State University (2 positions in English Education)Edit

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"two nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor positions of English Education in the Department of English, beginning August 2011. An earned doctorate in English Education or a closely related field is required. The ideal candidates will have successful secondary school teaching experience, student teaching supervision, and instruction of English education methodology courses. Ideal candidates will also have expertise in new literacies (including media literacy, online/digital technologies, and technology integration in the classroom) and an established interest in global initiatives and diversity in English education."

Deadline: Oct. 15, 2010

Acknowledgment received: Received acknowledgment letter (10/25) requesting AA information.

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Rejection Letter:

Phone/NCTE interview scheduled:NCTE Interview on 11/18

Campus interview scheduled: January

Offer made: January

Offer accepted: January

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Longwood University (VA)Edit

Longwood University invites applications for an English/Language Arts Education position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2011. The successful candidate must have a terminal degree in English or Language Arts Education, scholarly potential, and knowledge of both best practices and curriculum development regarding teacher preparation, with an emphasis on writing. Additionally, we require instructional experience with teacher preparation courses that include writing pedagogy, grammar instructional methods, linguistics for teachers and literacy instruction.

University Job Announcement

Deadline: Review begins immediately; open until filled

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Phone/MLA interview scheduled: Phone interview early March.

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Michigan State University (Two Tenure System Associate or Full Professors)Edit

College of Arts and Letters, Center for Applied Inclusive Teaching and Learning in Arts and Humanities, Two Tenure System Associate or Full Professors. Position and Responsibilities: The College of Arts and Letters seeks two tenure-system faculty whose assignments would include 25% time within CAITLAH and 75% teaching pre-service English education students and graduate students in the Critical Studies in Literacy and Pedagogy track of the Rhetoric and Writing graduate program. The new hires will be tasked with organizing, synthesizing, and leading various efforts at imagining better, more inclusive teaching across schools, communities, and disciplines.

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Deadline: Due date for receipt of applications is November 15, 2010, though the search will remain open until the positions are filled.

Acknowledgment received:11/21

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NOTES AND QUERIES: Has anyone heard anything about these positions? Yes, offers made and accepted in March.

Cross-posted at Rhetoric/Composition 2011

Newberry College (SC)Edit

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The Newberry College Department of English, Literature, and Languages seeks to fill one tenure-track or visiting position depending upon interest and qualifications (with appropriate degree credentials in hand) to begin August 2011.

Responsibilities: 4/4 load with teaching in English Education, composition, introductory literature, and future upper-level courses. Desirable second areas of interest include Linguistics and developmental composition.

Requirements: An earned doctorate preferred (ABD considered) with specialization in English Language Arts, composition/rhetoric, and non-Western literature; experience using computers and other classroom technologies, and love of teaching. Preference will be given to those with a strong record of successful teaching and scholarly work at the public school and college/university level. Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of successful teaching in schools, grades 6 - 12, and teaching certification; familiarity with secondary English classroom practice, assessment and NCTE standards; expertise and research interest in the theory and methods of teaching English in secondary environments. Responsibilities may include supervising student interns.

Review of applications to begin immediately. Search to close February 15, 2011. Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., unofficial transcripts of all college coursework, and contact information for three professional references. Electronic application materials preferred and may be emailed to HR@newberry.edu Please include: English Education Search in the subject line.

Deadline: Feb. 15

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Saint Louis UniversityEdit

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"Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of English. Evidence of teaching excellence and research potential required. The person hired for this position will be the English Department Faculty Liaison for a long-established advanced college credit program in regional high schools (1818 Program). The Department seeks applicants who can demonstrate involvement in English Education, with research and teaching interests in medical narrative and fiction from 1700 to the present. Current department teaching load 2/2, with possible reduction for administrative service. The English Department offers B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. programs, and an undergraduate medical humanities certificate. Start date: August 2011. Candidates must have completed the Ph.D. by August 2011. All candidates must submit a letter, c.v., and writing sample online at http://jobs.slu.edu/."

Deadline: November 1, 2010.

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Slippery Rock University (PA)Edit

Slippery Rock University invites applicants for a full time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank in English beginning August 2011. Responsibilities: Assigned workload is four courses per semester, including, but not limited to, the teaching of English Education courses such as Practicum in the Teaching of Writing and Writing for Electronic Media, as well as college composition and introductory literature courses. Responsibilities would also include student advisement and functioning as a liaison between the English and the Secondary Education departments. Department and university service and scholarship are also expected. Excellent salary and benefits package.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in English or Ed.D. with an emphasis in English/Language Arts or literacy required, though ABDs will be considered if their degree programs are completed on or before August 2011. Applicants must have preparation, experience and scholarship in the area of Secondary English Education (e.g. the teaching of writing, reading, and literature). Also required are a commitment to excellence in teaching and experience in teaching English/Language Arts at the secondary school level. Successful performance in an on-campus interview, as well as a teaching demonstration, is also required. Candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to the education of diverse populations. Preferred Qualifications: College level teaching experience preferred in introductory composition and literature. Academic preparation in a secondary concentration, preferably film studies or creative writing (poetry emphasis preferred), is preferred.

Online Applications Only: Go to https://careers.sru.edu

Please provide sample syllabus and assignments for college-level first year writing or literature courses, film or creative writing courses, or English Education courses by uploading as "other document" in required documents.

Also provide graduate and undergraduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment, if offered the position), and course and/or student evaluations, if possible. Transcripts and student evaluations should be mailed to: William Zeiger, Search Chair, Department of English, 313 Spotts World Culture Building, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Higher Ed Jobs (posted 1/4/10)

Deadline: Full consideration will be given to applications received by February 11, 2011.

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Cross-posted at Generalist 2011

Southern Arkansas UniversityEdit

"Tenure-track position to begin August 2011. Specialization in one or more of the following areas desired: secondary English education (with experience in teaching at the secondary level), composition and rhetoric or American literature. Duties include teaching freshman composition, sophomore world literature courses, and upper division English courses in area of expertise; scholarship and service are also expected."

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin on October 22, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled.

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Southern Oregon UniversityEdit

Assistant Professor, tenure track, in English or English Education at Southern Oregon University. We seek candidates with a PhD and the ability to teach courses in writing pedagogy for the English Education Concentration and special methods language arts courses for the MAT program, to supervise student teachers in language arts middle school/high school placements, mentor senior capstone students in English Education, advise undergraduate and graduate students, and reestablish National Writing Project programs. Candidates able to teach TESOL, ESL, and lower division grammar courses, and who show evidence of multicultural community outreach and a commitment to fostering a climate of diversity to enliven and make more inclusive the work of the department, are preferred.

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Deadline: For priority consideration, application must be received by 02-14-2011

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Rejection Letter: 1 (2/18) X2

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SUNY CortlandEdit

Full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in English Education. RESPONSIBILITIES: Position available August 2011. 3-3 teaching load includes undergraduate and graduate courses, as well as supervision of student teachers in NCATE certified degree programs. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph. D. or Ed. D. in English Education, English, or a related field by time of appointment; record of teaching excellence; evidence of scholarly potential; high school or middle school teaching experience. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Competency in adolescent literacy, reading methods, language pedagogy, English language learners, or special needs education. . . For consideration, apply online at: https://jobs.cortland.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52368

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin November 8, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled.

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Phone/MLA interview scheduled: phone interview scheduled for 12/13

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SUNY PlattsburghEdit

The English Department of the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in English Education/Language Arts for Fall 2011. English Language Arts, Literature, and Writing Arts are the three majors in the English Department. We offer a strong foundation in the content area of English with a focus in Education and innovative English Language Arts methodology for the preparation of Adolescence Education teachers.

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Deadline: Open until Filled.

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Rejection Letter:

Phone/MLA interview scheduled: 11-12

Campus interview scheduled: 12/9

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Offer accepted: Position Filled

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University of California, IrvineEdit

The Department of Education at the University of California, Irvine invites applications for an assistant professor tenure-track appointment. We welcome applicants with expertise in any area related to language, literacy, and/or technology, including applied linguistics (e.g., second language learning, literacy development); learning sciences (e.g., technology and learning, games and learning); or the intersection between these fields (e.g., technology and literacy development, technology and language development). Successful candidates must possess a Ph.D. (or equivalent) and have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching.

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2010 and continue until the position is filled.

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University of Illinois, Champaign-UrbanaEdit

Open rank, multiple positions in multiple areas including emergent reading technologies and media literacies, youth and digital culture

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Deadline: November 30

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University of Northern ColoradoEdit

Job Summary/Basic Functions: 3/3 teaching load. Responsibilities will include teaching methods courses in language, composition, and literature, and the supervision of pre-service teachers. Workload also includes research, advising, and committee work. Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in English, English Education, or related field in hand by August 15, 2011, and be able to teach courses in content area literacy (especially reading), writing, and/or literature. Evidence of secondary (grades 9-12) and college teaching experience required.

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Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Request for Additional Materials: 1/24/11: Requested syllabi and writing sample via email.

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University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IAEdit

Chronicle (1/3/11)

English Education: Tenure-track, Assistant Professor, to begin Fall 2011; competitive salary and benefits. Attractive teaching load: teach secondary English Education courses, undergraduate and graduate, and contribute to outreach programs including Iowa Writing Project; teach Liberal Arts Core and other department courses. Required Qualifications: doctorate in English Education (ABDs will be considered with evidence of degree completion by August 15, 2011); at least three years' successful teaching English/Language Arts 7-12; documented knowledge of current research and practice in teaching secondary English/Language Arts; strong commitment to outreach and writing project work; and evidence of potential for excellence in teaching, research, publishing, and professional service in secondary English Education. Pre-employment background checks are required. To Apply: Send the following to Dr. James Davis, Chair; English Education Search Committee; Department of English Language & Literature; University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0502: a letter of application; curriculum vitae; graduate transcripts, unofficial or official; writing sample (12 to 15 pages; section of dissertation, published article, or work in progress); and three letters of reference. Complete applications received by February 10, 2011, will be given full consideration. Inquiries: telephone 319-273-3842; fax 319-273-3842, or e-mail james.davis@uni.edu. The Department encourages applications from persons of color, women, persons living with disabilities, and veterans. EOE/AA. UNI is a smoke-free campus.

Deadline: Feb. 10

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University of RochesterEdit

Assistant Professor (English Education)

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Deadline: We will begin reviewing applications starting November 5, 2010 and continue until the position is filled.

Acknowledgement received:

Request for Additional Materials:

Phone/NCTE interview scheduled:

Campus interview scheduled: 12/2010

Offer made: 12/2010

Offer accepted: 12/2010

NOTES AND QUERIES: BTW, they interviewed FIVE people for this position!

University of Texas at ArlingtonEdit

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-track faculty position in English Education at the Associate or Full Professor level. The expected start date is August 2011.

Applicants must hold an earned doctorate in English Education. Required qualifications include successful secondary-level public school teaching, curriculum development experience, and experience with NCATE. Applicants must also have related research publications and a track record of successful grant writing.

Responsibilities will include: teaching graduate and undergraduate English Education methods courses; designing, implementing, and evaluating graduate and undergraduate programs in English Education; generating and publishing research; obtaining grants for research funding; working across campus and with public school partners to promote English Education; advising graduate students; and serving on department, college, and university committees.

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin January 03, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled.

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University of Wisconsin-Eau ClaireEdit

Assistant Professor with an emphasis in English Education.

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Deadline: To ensure priority consideration, completed applications must be postmarked by October 15, 2010. However, screening may continue until position is filled.

Acknowledgment received: Received acknowledgement letter (10/19) requesting Equal Employment Opportunity information to be submitted online.

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Rejection Letter:

Phone interview scheduled: 11-1

Campus interview scheduled: 12-2

Offer made: December (this search is still active)

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University of Wisconsin-River FallsEdit

Assistant Professor in English Education, Literature, Composition/Rhetoric, beginning August 2011. Evidence of successful teaching in schools, grades 6-12, and teaching certification; familiarity with secondary English classroom practice; expertise and research interest in the theory and methods of teaching English in secondary environments. Teaching courses for secondary English education students, English teaching methods. Responsibilities include supervising student teachers. Second field open. Background in multicultural literature and culture and previous university teaching experience are assets. Required: Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Compensation is based on qualifications, including education and experience. The normal teaching load is 12 credits per semester.

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Deadline: Review of Applications will begin on January 2, 2011. For full consideration, please submit all application materials by this date.

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Utah State UniversityEdit

Assistant/Associate Professor, Literacy. The School of Teacher Education & Leadership at Utah State University is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position, with emphasis in literacy/language arts education. The role assignment for this 9-month academic year position includes teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, research, and service. Earned Ed.D. or Ph.D. by August 1, 2011, with emphasis in literacy/language arts at the K-6 level required. See http://jobs.usu.edu (requisition ID 052359) for full job description and to apply online.

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Washburn University (KS)Edit

Washburn University's English Department invites applications for a tenure track position in Composition and Rhetoric/English Education to begin August 2011. Successful candidates will teach first-year composition, advanced composition, and some courses related to English education. Additional responsibilities include directing the department's first-year and advanced composition programs as well as supervising composition courses taught via Washburn's concurrent enrollment program at local high schools. Candidates must have Ph.D. in Composition and Rhetoric or related field by the time of appointment. Preferred candidates will have strong record of scholarly activity and evidence of successful college teaching as well as experience teaching secondary English in the public schools.

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Deadline: December 17, 2010, or until the position is filled.

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Campus interview scheduled: March (2/25--Congratulations! When were you contacted and how?)

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Cross-posted at Rhetoric/Composition 2011

A: Campus interview: contacted by phone 2/24 for March visit.

Western Kentucky UniversityEdit

The Literacy program in the College of Education & Behavioral Sciences at Western Kentucky University is accepting applications for a full-time, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a doctorate in Reading/Literacy Education. Experience working with diverse student populations and the ability to prepare undergraduates and graduate students to work with diverse populations is essential. The ability to work in a university/public school partnership model for undergraduate teacher preparation is needed. Candidates must possess significant technology skills. Experience teaching literacy courses online is preferred. Knowledge of both children's literature and its role in instruction and content-area literacy is preferred.

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Deadline: Review of applications will begin November 15th, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Rejection Letter:

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