Champlain College


Assistant Professor


The Core Division at Champlain College is charged with delivering a four-year integrated interdisciplinary curriculum to all traditional undergraduate students. We have an opening for a faculty member in the field of Rhetoric and Composition, to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek applications from individuals who are motivated to deliver general education courses at an institution whose mission is professional education and who are committed to creative and innovative pedagogy, collaborative teaching, and curriculum development. Experience in writing across the curriculum/writing in the disciplines, visual rhetoric, or information literacy is desired. Please submit a letter of application indicating familiarity with and interest in our approach to general education and discussing how you envision contributing to our work in the Core Division.

We seek applications from individuals committed to innovative pedagogy, collaborative teaching, and curriculum development. Candidates will have a terminal degree, Ph.D. in Rhetoric or Composition is preferred. Degrees earned in Spring 2013 will be considered. The successful candidate should be able to help build intercultural understanding and demonstrate multicultural perspectives that can foster a diverse and inclusive community both inside and outside of the classroom.

Materials must be submitted online by February 15, 2013.   Please submit your cv/resume and cover letter online at   The successful completion of a criminal background check is required as a condition of employment.

Champlain College values, supports, and encourages diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives of students, faculty, and staff.


Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a private, baccalaureate institution that offers professionally focused master's, bachelor's and associate's degree programs and professional certificates on campus, online and abroad. The College, listed in The Princeton Review’s guidebook “The Best 376 Colleges: 2012 Edition,” is a national leader in educating students to become skilled practitioners, effective professionals and global citizens.

The College is located in picturesque Burlington, Vermont, which is consistently ranked as one of the country's most livable small cities. Burlington was recently ranked #1 by A&E Television on a list of the 10 cities that "have it all." Burlington was also ranked as one of "10 Best Cities for the Next Decade" according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance. We encourage interested candidates to peruse our website for more information about our work and cultural environment.