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University of the West Indies
Category: Education
* IN RHETORIC AND WRITING STUDIES; Department of Language, Linguistics and Philosophy
  • To teach undergraduate and graduate courses in their respective areas of specialization 
  • Take part in curriculum development
  • be involved in interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Develop innovative research and advise and supervise students at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 
  • Expected to make a significant contribution to the department's research output 
  • To undertake an appropriate teaching and administrative load 
  • To take part in outreach activities.
  • Possess a Ph.D in Rhetoric and Composition or a related area. 
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have a primary specialization in one of the following areas: Rhetoric and Composition; Literacy Studies; Writing Programme Administration
  • Good team players with leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication skills are essential, as is a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, service and technology application in the classroom. 
  • Innovative, committed, hardworking and enthusiastic with excellent subject knowledge and a sound understanding of the latest student-centered teaching techniques.
  • Possess a genuine interest in helping students and the ability to work effectively as a member of a team. 
  • Experience in developing and delivering programmes and courses by distance or online at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels will be an advantage.
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The successful candidates are expected to assume duties on August 1, 2013.
Applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae (inclusive of a detailed statement of their teaching and research interests in the respective disciplines) giving full particulars of qualifications, experience, and the names and addresses of three (3) referees and certified copies of academic qualifications. 
Deadline: February 08, 2013

Contact Information
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Address: Director
Human Resource Management Division
The University of the West Indies
Mona Campus
Kingston 7
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2013-01-22



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