Penn State’s English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center (EPPIC), affiliated with the Department of Applied Linguistics at Penn State University, is seeking applicants for two positions in 2017-2018: Lecturer in ESP (English for Specific Purposes) Postdoctoral Scholar in EAP (English for Academic Purposes) EPPIC is a new research & service center designed to provide a […]

The University of Toronto’s Innis College invites applications for a two-year, limited-term, teaching-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream. The successful candidate will be part of the Writing and Rhetoric Program and the position will begin July 1, 2017 or shortly thereafter, and end June 30, 2019.    Innis College is seeking applicants with […]

Are you hosting a Long Night Against Procrastination this fall? If so, let us know in the comments, so that people can reach out to one another. University of Waterloo – Fall 2017 (Date TBD)

Today Inkshed Publications made a pdf version of Jaqueline McLeod-Rogers’ 1994 book, Two Sides to a Story: Gender Difference in Student Narrative, available here: In her new introduction to that work, McLeod-Rogers reflects on the changes in studies of difference since 1994 and how her work can inform current studies of gender, genre, and […]

Two new articles have been published in the Canadian Journal for the Study of Discourse and Writing. In “The Once and Future Writing Centre: A Reflection and Critique,” Anthony Paré reflects on his career, much of it spent running a writing centre at McGill. Here is the abstract: Despite nearly four decades of teaching and […]

For the tenth year, the International Researcher’s Consortium will host a workshop at the annual College Conference on Composition and Communication (CCCC) conference located in the U.S. We are inviting brief proposals for up to twenty-four researcher-participant roles focused on research about writing in higher education outside of the U.S. (see details below about what […]

Looking for ways to be more involved in the International Writing Centers Association and to invigorate your writing center work? Consider chairing an IWCA event! We are now accepting applications for two event chair positions for 2018: (1) Chair the IWCA 2018 conference in Atlanta, Georgia in October. The conference chair works closely with the […]