In an effort to explore future staffing requirements for the Writing and Research Services unit, the University of British Columbia Okanagan Library (located in Kelowna, BC)  has posted a 7 month term Coordinator, Writing and Research Services  position (September 1 – March 31, 2018, part time; JOB ID 27244).  Reporting to the Scholarly Communication Librarian, […]

Call for Papers: CWCA/ACCR Conference Presenters REVISED DEADLINE: Submit your article by October 19, 2017. Are you interested in publishing your CWCA/ACCR conference presentation as an article? In early 2018, the Canadian Journal for Studies in Discourse and Writing / Rédactologie (CJSDW/R) will publish a special section based on presentations made at the CWCA/ACCR 2017 […]

Sixteenth Claflin University Conference  on English and Language Arts Pedagogy in Secondary and Postsecondary Institutions October 25-26, 2017 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Chris M. Anson, Distinguished University Professor, Professor of English, and Director of the Campus Writing and Speaking Program at North Carolina State University. Panel proposals and paper abstracts are invited on all aspects of […]

Vantage College, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA Academic English Program – Sessional Lecturer opportunities The Academic English Program at UBC Vantage College invites applications for Sessional Lecturer positions(s) in the Winter 2017‐2018 academic year (September – December; January ­‐April). The application deadline is July 7, 2017 or until the positions are filled The successful applicant(s) will […]

Clare Bermingham, CWCA Secretary, wrote an article about the CWCA 2017 conference for the WLN:  A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship’s blog. Visit http://www.wlnjournal.org/blog/2017/05/from-far-and-wide-the-sixth-annual-canadian-writing-centres-association-conference/#more-3014 to read the feature.

MIT anticipates hiring a lecturer to work as a writing in the disciplines specialist in the Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication program (WRAP). A thriving program with over thirty lecturers, WRAP collaborates with faculty across MIT to provide communication instruction within communication-intensive subjects in all departments.  Through a team-teaching structure, WRAP lecturers embedded in disciplinary […]

The CWCA Executive is looking forward to welcoming you to the CWCA conference next week in Toronto. Visit our Conference 2017 page to plan your trip. Open our conference program (May 16, 2017 version) to read about the interesting and informative conference sessions.