Lecturer of Technical Communication

Lecturer of Technical Communication

Department of Technical Communication and Interactive Design

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

Position Responsibilities:

Kennesaw State University invites applications for a Lecturer position in the Department of Technical Communication and Interactive Design to teach introductory courses in technical communication.

Lecturer positions are non-tenure-track but renewable annually. This appointment includes a typical 5/4 teaching load, with some university service obligation. Ideal candidates will have an academic grounding in Technical Communication and demonstrated skill in teaching technical communication courses to both potential TCOM majors and to students majoring in STEM fields.

Faculty in the department teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face and hybrid. Experience in teaching and/or certification in hybrid formats and pedagogies is recommended. The position will be hired on a renewable contract to begin in Fall 2018.

Required Education, qualifications, and experience:

Applicants are expected to have at a minimum a Master's degree in Technical Communication or a closely related field (Ph.D. is ideal) with at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in Technical Communication. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Industry experience as a technical communicator and teaching experience as an instructor of technical communication (ideally in face-to-face and higher education settings) are highly desirable.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at KSU, enrolling more than 7000 students in over 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Department of Technical Communication and Interactive Design (TCID) at Kennesaw State University is the newest department in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. We currently offer two undergraduate degrees: a BS in Interactive Design and a BS in Technical Communication.

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 number of doctoral programs.

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.

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