Lecturer of English

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Lecturer of English

Department of English


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for multiple nine-month, Lecturer of English faculty positions in the Department of English with start dates beginning in January 2020 or August 2020.

The Department of English invites applications for multiple lecturer positions in English to teach General Education (first-year composition and sophomore literature), with start dates expected to be in January 2020 or August 2020. Lecturer positions are non-tenure track. Current teaching load is 5/4 with university service obligation. Ideal candidates will have an academic grounding in Composition and Rhetoric pedagogy and demonstrated skill in teaching college composition and literature. Candidates with experience teaching at KSU are encouraged to apply. Faculty teach courses in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid and online. A commitment to excellence in teaching and service to the institution are expected of all faculty members in KSU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Experience in teaching and/or certification in hybrid or online formats and pedagogies is recommended.

Applicants are expected to have at a minimum a Master of Arts degree in English or a closely related field (Ph.D. is ideal), or its foreign equivalent, with at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in English; a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness; a record of excellence in teaching; and a commitment to service and engagement.

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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Job No:
Posted: 10/9/2019
Application Due: 12/8/2019
Work Type:
Salary: Competitive