Assistant Professor of English

Opening for a tenure-track assistant professor in English to teach three courses per semester, including Core and upper-level courses, in an interdisciplinary English major with a central focus on rhetoric,
beginning August 2024. Ph.D. in English or Rhetoric required. Those with professional interest and expertise in classical rhetoric, writing across the curriculum, and writing centers are particularly encouraged to apply.

Candidates should apply on-line at the link below and attach these supporting materials: a letter of application, résumé, and unofficial transcript.

Three letters of recommendation must either be attached to the application or sent via email to

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will be conducted virtually and on a rolling basis.

Virginia Military Institute is a state-supported undergraduate military college of engineering, the sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences with a strong emphasis on teaching excellence. Military
experience is not required for faculty.

In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to 
apply.  AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.

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