Lecturer of Psychology

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Academic Home Department:Psychological SciencePosting Job Title:Lecturer of PsychologyRecruitment Type:Non-Tenure Track Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank:LecturerArea of Specialty-Discipline:PsychologyAdministrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:Position Status:Regular FacultyTenure Track Status:Non-Tenure TrackTerms of Employment:9-MonthContract Type:Full-timeDate Position Available:01/01/2020 Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Psychological Science at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for a lecturer to begin spring 2020. The position is renewable pending funding and satisfactory performance. The lecturer will primarily support the department by instructing a multimodal mix of face-to-face, hybrid, and online courses in psychology at our three instructional sites (Kennesaw, Marietta, and Paulding). Courses taught will be based on candidate’s areas of expertise and program demand. Experience instructing a variety of undergraduate psychology courses is desirable; preference will be given to those who have experience teaching research methods and statistics. The typical teaching load is 27 credit hours per academic year. Courses are offered during day and evening hours. In addition to teaching, the lecturer is expected to hold office hours, attend department meetings, and engage in service to the department.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

A master’s degree in psychology or closely related area, or its foreign equivalent, is required.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date:11/01/2019Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Beth Kirsner, Search Committee Chair [email protected]

Additional Information for Applicants

A doctoral degree in psychology or closely related area, or its foreign equivalent, is ideal. In addition, experience teaching undergraduate courses in psychology and the completion of an online certification program such as Quality Matters, or equivalent, are desired.

Application Instructions

Application deadline has been extended to November 1, 2019.

All application materials must be submitted through the online application system (facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu); paper or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number:000774USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID:43916Departmental/College Overview:

The Department of Psychological Science is housed in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the largest College at Kennesaw State University. The College offers more than 80 programs of study in both traditional and interdisciplinary fields. The Department of Psychological Science has 36 full-time and several part-time faculty supporting a major and minor in psychology, including a fully online undergraduate program. The department has a focus on the scholarship of teaching and learning and a commitment to providing a rigorous education that prepares 1700+ majors (Bachelor of Science) and 500+ minors for careers and graduate training.
Kennesaw State University has a strong commitment to hiring a diverse faculty and encourages applications from minority and underrepresented groups. The Department wishes to reinforce this commitment and to provide an inclusive learning environment to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society. Candidates are therefore encouraged to address in their application how they can contribute to the diversity of the community. For a detailed description of the University, Colleges, and Department, please visit our web site at http://www.kennesaw.edu

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 DocumentsRequired 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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    Posted: 9/11/2019
    Application Due: 9/22/2019
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