English Writing Center Coordinator

Position ID: 45742
Location
Institution: 
Albany State University
College/Div/School: 
English Writing Center
Department: 
Academic Services and Registrar
Position Description
Job Description: 
Posting Number: 0601133  
Position Category: Academic Services Professional  
Job Title: English Writing Center Coordinator  
Position Code: 00400X  
Position Type: Staff  
Department: Academic Services & Registrar  
Nature of Work: Nature of Work: Supervises the Writing Lab and its activities, diagnoses students' writing problems and designs corrective instructional strategies, provides lab support for English classes, tutors English, and other students needing assistance with writing, supervises lab assistants  
Training and Experience: A Bachelor's degree in English or Rhetoric and Composition required unless higher degree is in English or Rhetoric and Composition; Master's degree in English or Rhetoric and Composition preferred; knowledge of composition, grammar and mechanics; ability to diagnose writing problems and design effective instructional strategies to improve student writing; ability to advise students and supervise lab assistants; good computer skills; the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; excellent organizational skills  
Testing Requirements: A Background Check will be required.  
Illustrative Examples of Work: Tutors students individually and in group sessions Evaluates student writing and makes recommendations for improvement Establishes and maintains files for all students attending the Writing Lab Submits bi-weekly student attendance reports to faculty and the Chair Compiles and distributes data on lab activities Performs other duties, as required.  
Posting Date:  
Closing Date:
(Screening of applications will begin at date shown and will continue until the position is filled.)
Open Until Filled
FTE: 1  
Special Instructions to Applicants:  
Funding Source: General Operating (State)  
Number of Openings: 1  
If Other, please denote the Name of a Grant:  
Fringe Benefits:  
Salary: Salary will commensurate with experience.  
Physical Demands  
Facts About the Institution: Albany State University is a fully accredited senior unit of the University System of Georgia. Employees receive benefits provided by the University System of Georgia, including, but not limited to, medical and major medical insurance, group life insurance, participation in the Georgia Teachers' Retirement System, Optional Retirement Plan (Faculty and exempt employees only), Social Security and Tuition Assistance Program after six months of employment.

EEO/AA/Non-Discrimination Statement:

Albany State University is an equal employment, equal access, equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution which adheres to all federal and state civil rights laws banning discrimination in public institutions of higher education.

The University is committed to insuring equal opportunity to all students, employees, and applicants for employment or admission without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, physical or mental disabilities, or sexual orientation. It is the policy of Albany State University to comply with all federal laws, including the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (Title II), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Executive Order (E.O.) 11246, and all subsequent amendments and implementing regulations which prohibit discrimination as above described. In accordance with the requirements above, Albany State University affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability or national origin in its employment and/or educational programs and activities. Albany State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution.

The University shall take action, to the extent allowed under state and federal law, to ensure fulfillment of this policy. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy, or to file a complaint regarding violation of this policy, please contact the Albany State University Office of Human Resources, 2400 Gillionville Road, Suite K-111, Albany, Georgia 31707, Director of Human Resources at 229-500-2026. Students requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Student Disability Services Center, Billy C. Black Building, (Room 158), 504 College Drive - Albany, GA 31705. Dr. Stephanie Harris-Jolly, Director of Counseling and Student Disability Services, 229-500-3442.

DISABILITY STATEMENT:

Applicants who have a disability and who need special services or facilities to apply or to interview should contact Human Resources at 229-500-2026. EEO/AA employer.  

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Optional Applicant Documents:  
Required Applicant Documents: Resume
Cover Letter
Unofficial Transcript 1  
Application Types Accepted: Staff Employment Application  
Quicklink for Posting: www.albanystatejobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51881
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
English Language and Literature, General
Rhetoric and Composition
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, other
Academic Support (Admin code)
Writing, General
Degree Levels: 
Bachelors
Position Type: 
Staff
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE
Annual Salary: 
Commensurate with experience

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The University of Georgia
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