The Department of English at the University of the Incarnate Word invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Composition and Rhetoric (tenure-track, 4-4 teaching load) beginning August 2020. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Composition and Rhetoric, specialize in the teaching of Composition, and demonstrate a proven record of effective teaching and research in that field. Certification in K-12 and/or M.Ed. is desirable. Candidates will have the opportunity to chair the departmental Composition Committee, teach upper-division writing courses and will be expected to balance teaching, service, and research responsibilities.