Writing Programs Director/Academic Administrator Position

Published: July 29, 2017


Open June 19th, 2017 through July 31st, 2017


UCLA Writing Programs seeks an experienced writing program administrator to lead a complex campus unit that offers first year through advanced writing courses as well as TA training programs. In addition, Writing Programs encompasses ESL instruction as well as the Undergraduate Writing Center. The director must have a record of both outstanding composition teaching and academic administration (multiple direct reports, curricular innovation, faculty development, campus student success initiatives, gift stewardship, fiscal and enrollment management). The Director must also manage robust summer offerings. UCLA Writing Programs employs approximately 50 full and part time lecturers (represented non-Senate Faculty) and 15 teaching assistants (also represented employees). The Director is responsible for all personnel actions. Ph.D. Required. Experience at a large public research university preferred.

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