Lecturer, College of Science and Mathematics

Location
Kennesaw, GA
Posted
Mar 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Lecturer, Department TBD College of Science and Mathematics

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure-track position as lecturer in one of the departments in the College of Science and Mathematics which begins August, 2017. Qualified applicants will have at least 3 years teaching experience with expertise in a field encompassed by disciplines of the College of Science and Mathematics. Departments in the College include: Chemistry and Biochemistry; Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology; Mathematics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Physics and Statistics and Analytical Sciences. Teaching assignments will include 15 contact hours per week of courses in the candidate's area of specialization as well as first-year seminar courses. The first-year seminar course is taught as part of first-year learning communities offered to entering students who have declared majors in the College. The seminar is aimed at creating community amongst these students, involving them in scientific research (appropriate for their level of expertise) and to promoting other good habits and strategies to increase their likelihood of success in college and most especially in science and mathematics. The successful applicant will be expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching and contribute to the quality and growth of the College's Student Success Initiative. An earned masters or doctoral degree in one of the disciplines of the College of Science and Mathematics or the foreign equivalent, or its equivalent in training, ability, and/or experience is required.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country's most dynamic cities. As Georgia's third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For full consideration, completed applications should be submitted by April 21, 2017.

For a full description of this position and application procedures, go to https://facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu.

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.

Georgia is an Open Records state.

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