Lecturer of Philosophy

Kennesaw, GA
Aug 30, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Lecturer of Philosophy
Department of History and Philosophy

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer of Philosophy faculty position in the Department of History and Philosophy, College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Position Responsibilities:
Successful candidate will be expected to teach general education courses, lower division undergraduate courses required by the major including a course introducing students to methods and themes in comparative philosophy, and some upper division courses as needed by the program. Area of expertise within the history of philosophy broadly construed complementing existing faculty. Ideally, the successful candidate will be able to teach non-western. This is a nine-month, non-tenure track position. The position has a 5/4 teaching load. In addition to teaching duties, lecturers are expected to perform some professional service for the department, college and university. Faculty teach courses in a variety of modalities including face-to-face, hybrid and online.

Required Education, qualifications, and experience:
Ph.D., or its foreign equivalent. University teaching experience required. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at KSU, enrolling more that 7000 students in 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Department of History and Philosophy is a dynamic department committed to engaged scholarship and excellence in teaching. The department offers a B.A. in History, a B.S. in History Education, and a B.A. in Philosophy. For a detailed description of the University, College, and Department, please visit our web site at http://www.kennesaw.edu

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.

For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit 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.