Part Time Faculty - Foreign Languages
Part Time Faculty - Foreign Languages
Job ID: 221347
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
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.
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.
The Department of Foreign Language at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for part-time instructors or part-time Assistant or Associate professors to teach undergraduate courses in American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. 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 maybe be assigned at the Kennesaw or Marietta campus. Qualified out-of-state candidates are encouraged to apply.
- Areas of specialization: American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish Teaching expectations include introductory and intermediate undergraduate graduate courses Working with a diverse community
Master's degree, or its foreign equivalent, in the target language or in a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the target language. Previous experience in teaching beginning and/or intermediate language at the college level is ideal.
Responsibilities include teaching up to 2 classes per semester with a maximum of 4 courses per academic year. Required: native or near native fluency, enthusiasm/interest in teaching communicative, learner-centered, beginning language and culture courses. The Department offers beginning and intermediate level instruction in the following languages: American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
Required Documents to Attach
1. Letter of Application
2. Current Curriculum Vitae
3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (Official transcripts are due upon hire)
4. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
Apply Before Date
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 30, 2021.
For questions about this faculty opening, please contact:
- Dr. Wenhua Jin (Chinese: [email protected])
- Dr. Luc Guglielmi (French: [email protected])
- Dr. Sabine Smith (German: [email protected])
- Dr. Andrea Scapolo (Italian: [email protected])
- Dr. Kathy Negrelli (Japanese: [email protected])
- Dr. Jeongyi Lee (Korean: [email protected]
- Dr. Jaime Cruz Ortiz (Latin: [email protected])
- Dr. Robert Simon (Portuguese: [email protected])
- Mr. Alan Watts (Spanish: [email protected]
- Dr. Noah McLaughlin (American Sign Language, Arabic, Hebrew, Russian: [email protected])
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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