The Department of English seeks a committed, enthusiastic, and highly motivated candidate to serve as the Associate Director of the Writing Center/Associate Director of the Writing Fellows Program. This individual will assist with training, supervising, and mentoring graduate and undergraduate Writing Center consultants and receptionists, coordinate Writing Center outreach efforts, and collaborate with the Center for Transformative Teaching. The Associate Director will also play a key role in facilitating the Writing Fellows program, including collaborating with faculty partners and overseeing Writing Fellows.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Master’s degree plus two (2) years of experience in a writing center, including working with students in a variety of disciplines and from a variety of language backgrounds required. Must have excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills. Strong administrative skills necessary.
PhD preferred. At least one (1) year of experience in a writing center leadership position helpful. Experience collaborating with faculty in a variety of disciplines desirable. Classroom teaching experience preferred. Experience mentoring undergraduate and graduate students helpful.
Posted Salary: $40,000
Job Type: Full-Time
Internal Number: 68690
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