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Academic Home Department: TBD Posting Job Title: Lecturer Recruitment Type: Non-Tenure Track Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Lecturer Area of Specialty-Discipline: Open to fields encompassed by disciplines within the College of Science and Mathematics Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable: Position Status: Regular Faculty Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track Terms of Employment: 9-Month Contract Type: Full-time Date Position Available: 08/01/2019 Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The College of Science and Mathematics at Kennesaw State University invites applications for nine-month, non-tenure track lecturer positions to begin Fall 2019. Qualified applicants will have teaching experience in a field within the College of Science and Mathematics (CSM): Chemistry, Biochemistry, Ecology, Evolution, Organismal Biology, Mathematics, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Physics, Statistics and Analytical Sciences. Teaching assignments will include the CSM first-year seminar course as well as courses within the candidate’s discipline. Lecturers in the CSM are expected to teach 4-5 courses each semester. The CSM’s Student Success Initiative has an imperative for including and fostering success for students from a diversity of backgrounds in STEM degree programs. The first-year seminar course is an integral part of our first-year learning communities and is aimed at creating community amongst first-semester students in CSM disciplines, involving them in quantitative research, and promoting good metacognitive strategies to increase their likelihood of success in college and most especially in science and mathematics. Successful applicants will be strongly committed to inclusive teaching practices and student success among CSM disciplines and be ready to invest deeply in KSU students.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

An earned masters or doctoral degree in one of the disciplines of the College of Science and Mathematics or the foreign equivalent is required.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 03/12/2019 Questions About Position Opening:

Marla M. Bell
Associate Dean for Student Success
[email protected]

Additional Information for Applicants Application Instructions

Interested applicants are required to submit all materials through the online system by March 12, 2019 for full consideration; however, posting will remain open until filled. Required materials include a letter of application, a current curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, a summary of teaching evaluations, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts due at time of hire) and the names of three references with their contact information.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000748 USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 42146 Departmental/College Overview:

The College of Science and Mathematics at Kennesaw State University is an Inclusive community of scholars, focused on helping students from all backgrounds succeed in their goals. Faculty are committed to a student focus that is supportive and welcoming and to creating a sense of belonging for all students.

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
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
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