Part Time Faculty - Geospatial Sciences

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Part Time Faculty - Geospatial Sciences

Job ID: 221435
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

About Us
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. KSU offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university's vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and Division I athletics draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Ranked a top choice for students by U.S. News, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status.

Location
Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.

Department Information
The Department of Geography and Anthropology offers a diverse range of programs including degrees in Anthropology, Geography, and Geospatial Sciences, minors in Anthropology, Environmental Studies, and Geography, and a certificates in Geographic Information Sciences and Land Surveying. Our faculty conduct research on space and culture in our community and around the globe. They are passionate about teaching and researching with undergraduates. Visit the department home page at: http://chss.kennesaw.edu/geoanth/.

Job Summary
Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a pool of open rank, part-time faculty positions. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities
The Department of Geography and Anthropology at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for part-time faculty to teach undergraduate courses in Geospatial Systems including GIS and Survey. These courses are most often at an introductory level.

Part-time faculty are hired from the department's pool of applicants on a semester-by-semester basis. Assignments to faculty in the pool are based on departmental needs and are for one or two courses per semester. Applicants may be asked to teach in various modalities (face-to-face, hybrid, and online) and courses may be assigned at the Kennesaw or Marietta campus. Qualified out-of-state candidates with demonstrated success in online teaching are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications
A Master's, PhD or other terminal degree in Geographic Information Systems or related field, or its foreign equivalent, is required.

Candidates with a minimum of 18 graduate level credit hours in Geographic Information Systems or related field, along with relevant professional experience will also be considered. Experience with ESRI GIS products required.

Preferred Qualifications
Other qualifications include:

    Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community Record of past teaching at the undergraduate level
  • Experience teaching on-line or hybrid courses

Required Documents to Attach
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts Due Upon Hire)
  4. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness

Apply Before Date
To be considered for this position, please be mindful of these dates:

To be considered for a Spring 2021 teaching position, please apply before November 1, 2020.

To be considered for a Fall 2021 teaching position, please apply before June 1, 2021.

Contact Information
For questions about this part-time faculty opening, please contact Dr. Matt Mitchelson, Assistant Chair, Geography and Anthropology, 402 Bartow Ave., SO 4042, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144. Phone: (470) 578-2373

For more information or questions about a faculty job posting, please contact Academic Affairs at [email protected]. For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at 877-251-2644, or by email at [email protected].

Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415


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Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 2/11/2033
Work Type: Part Time
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