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Visiting Faculty Position in the Department of Writing Studies
American University of Sharjah

Date Posted Dec. 13, 2018
Title Visiting Faculty Position in the Department of Writing Studies
University American University of Sharjah
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Department Department of Writing Studies
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2019
  • Visiting Prof/Prof of Practice
  • Creative or Technical Writing

The Department of Writing Studies seeks a full-time visiting professor to teach academic writing courses at American University of Sharjah starting in Fall 2019. The appointment is for one academic year. Candidates should have a master’s or doctoral degree in a relevant area of composition or applied linguistics and a background in academic writing.

Candidates should have demonstrated commitment to excellence in developing academic literacy and evidence of their own scholarship in this area. In addition, candidates should have both a minimum of three years’ experience teaching composition or academic writing in North American-style higher education and overseas teaching experience.

Candidates should submit their applications to the following:

Candidates should include in their online application a letter of application, a curriculum vitae with a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact details of three referees. Include the last two in the same document as the CV. Incomplete applications cannot be considered. For full consideration, completed applications should be submitted by January 31, 2019.

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Contact Information

  • Roger Nunn
    Department of Writing Studies
    American University of Sharjah
    United Arab Emirates


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