Assistant Director of the Writing Center
The Assistant Director of the Writing Center assists the Director of the Writing Center in overseeing the day-to-day tutoring operation of the Center in Holmes, Snell, and online. Regular duties include coordinating the staffing schedule through WCOnline; serving as a first point of contact for inquiries about the Writing Center’s services and tutor issues; planning and facilitating ongoing staff training and education, including helping to coordinate staff meetings, training, and observations; assisting with hiring; updating the handbook; assisting with continuous assessment, data collection, and reporting; attending all Writing Director meetings; and working closely with the Director and the writing center administrative team on long-range goals and planning relating to tutoring. The director will work closely with the assistant director to achieve their goals.
Requirements for the position include reliability, experience tutoring in a writing center, and familiarity with writing studies scholarship and writing center pedagogy. This position benefits Ph.D. students interested in administrative positions within academia or alt-ac positions (for example, in community literacy programs).
Please email a short cover letter and resume by March 15th at 12 pm to the Director of the Writing Center email@example.com
Writing Center Administration
Faculty / Project Lead
Professor Kat Gonso
Writing Center administration for the summer. The ideal candidate will continue as assistant director for fall '23 and spring '24.
Ph.D. candidate in the English Department with Writing Center experience