Part-Time Faculty, Department of Software Engineering and Game Development

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Academic Home Department: Software Engineering and Game Development Posting Job Title: Part-Time Faculty, Department of Software Engineering and Game Development Recruitment Type: Part-Time Faculty Position Details

Rank – Title: Area of Specialty-Discipline: Computing and Software Engineering Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable: Position Status: Regular Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track Terms of Employment: One Semester Contract Type: Part-Time Date Position Available: 06/01/2018 Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Software Engineering and Game Development at Kennesaw State University is creating a pool of applicants in anticipation of future openings for part-time faculty to teach courses related to Computing, Software Engineering, or Computer Game Design and Development.

Position Description:
• Non-Tenure Track, Part-time
• Area of Specialization for Teaching: Computing, Software Engineering, or Computer Game Design and Development.

Other responsibilities may include:
• Student advising and supervision
• Working with a diverse community of students and faculty
• Other qualifications desired, to be considered as an ideal candidate, include: a history of industry/business experience and/or a record of past teaching at an undergraduate level

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Minimum degree required is a Master’s degree in Computing and Software Engineering, or its foreign equivalent. Equivalency guidelines are provided in the KSU Faculty Handbook.

Other qualifications include:
18 graduate hours of Software Engineering (or related field) from an accredited university.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 05/18/2019 Questions About Position Opening:

Chi Zhang, Interim Dept. Chair
Software Engineering and Game Development
College of Computing and Software Engineering
Kennesaw State University
[email protected]

Additional Information for Applicants

Qualified candidates can start as early as summer semester 2019. Position will remain open until filled.

Additional information about the department is available at https://ccse.kennesaw.edu/swegd/

Application Instructions

With your application, upload:

Required Documents:

Letter of Application
Current Curriculum Vitae
Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
List of Names and Contact Information of Three References

Optional Documents:

Other Documents
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests
Teaching Portfolio
Sample Syllabi

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000596 Departmental/College Overview:

The Department of Software Engineering and Game Development represents fields at the forefront of high-impact developments. We take pride in our student-centered degree and certificate programs, which are enhanced by state-of-the-art instructional technology and applied research activities. The distinctions of our programs include high quality and accessibility to both traditional and non-traditional students.

For undergraduates, we offer a Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering as well as a Bachelor of Science in Computer Game Development. We offer a Minor in Software Engineering and a Minor in Computer Game Development as well. The Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. The Bachelor of Science in Computer Game Development is accredited under the general criteria of ABET (www.abet.org).

Our graduate programs include a Master of Science degree in Software Engineering and Graduate Certificates in Software Engineering Foundations and Software Engineering.

In addition to welcoming full-time students with undergraduate degrees in computing fields, we also cater to two major non traditional groups of students: those with baccalaureate degrees in other majors and those whose schedules allow for only part time studies. We have a substantial array of evening course offerings. Moreover, we offer an increasing number of our courses fully online.

In addition to a wide selection of courses, the programs allow students to take advantage of the many opportunities. Many graduate and research assistantships are available, as are several student assistant positions, some through sponsored research. The colloquium series features talks by invited speakers on current topics in the discipline. We support student organizations and offer Game Jams throughout the year to encourage development of student knowledge and skills outside the classroom.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

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.

EEO Statement:

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.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents
  2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  3. Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests
  4. Teaching Portfolio
  5. Sample Syllabi

 

 

 

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