Date: Fri, 23 Sep 1994 13:58:30 -0400

From: "William A. Kretzschmar, Jr." billk[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ATLAS.UGA.EDU

Subject: Job(s) at Georgia

Here following is a posting about jobs at Georgia, which includes a

search for a History of the Language person and the possibility of an

instructor hire in ESL. I have been asked to post *all* of the

advertisement, other positions and all, so I hope list members will bear

with the rest to get to the best.

Regards, Bill


Bill Kretzschmar Phone: 706-542-2246

Dept. of English FAX: 706-542-2181

University of Georgia Internet: billk[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]

Athens, GA 30602-6205 Bitnet: wakjengl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]uga

The Department of English at the University of Georgia seeks

to make three tenure-track appointments, to begin September


1. Assistant professor in creative writing,

preferably in fiction, with a secondary emphasis

in one or more literary fields. We seek a

published writer with terminal degree and

significant publications, including one or more

books with a nationally recognized press.

2. Assistant professor in English language studies,

with specific emphases in history of the English

language and English grammar. A secondary

emphasis in literature is required. Ability to

teach syntactic theory would be useful.

3. Assistant professor in rhetoric and composition,

with a secondary literary interest, to teach

graduate courses in rhetorical theory and pedagogy

and undergraduate courses in expository and

technical writing and to work with other faculty

to develop additional courses in these areas.

Experience with computers and writing will be


Candidates must have PhD or appropriate terminal degree and

demonstrated potential as outstanding teachers and scholars.

Teaching experience and publication record are desirable.

We will interview at SAMLA and MLA; availability for

interview at the latter is essential. We encourage minority


The department may also make one or two instructor

appointments for the 1995-96 year to candidates who are ABD

or better and who have training and experience in teaching

freshman composition and English as a second language.

The University of Georgia Department of English has 45

tenured or tenure-track faculty members committed to

excellence in research and in undergraduate and graduate

instruction. We offer nationally competitive salaries,

support for research and instruction, an excellent research

library, and a low cost of living in an attractive town of

80,000 near Atlanta. Direct letter of application and vita

to Hugh Ruppersburg, Head, Department of English, University

of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 30605-6205. Deadline: November

15. AA/EOE.