Part Time English Faculty Positions

Job description

Part Time English Faculty Positions

Job ID: 218848
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 35,000 students. With 13 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.

Department Information
The Department of English at Kennesaw State University is committed to excellent teaching, scholarship, and community engagement. With a diverse faculty engaged in a variety of research approaches, the department models and promotes scholarship and teaching that honors humanistic traditions while making a range of contributions to university and civic life. In the Department of English, students pursue degrees connected to writing, language, literature, film, and theory. The department has two English majors and four minors. Faculty teach face-to-face, hybrid, and online courses in technology-rich classrooms. For more information on the Department, see

Job Summary
The Department of English at Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for an open rank part-time faculty position. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.

May include:

  1. Area of specialization in English
  2. Teaching sections of Composition I (English 1101), Composition II (English 1102), and occasionally, 2000-level, general education literature courses
  3. Teaching in face-to-face, online, and hybrid formats
  4. Teaching schedules on MWF, MW, and TR
  5. Teaching on Kennesaw and/or Marietta campuses

Required Qualifications
Applicants must have, at minimum, a Master of Arts degree in English (or a closely related field with at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in English) or its foreign equivalent. Ideal candidates will have academic coursework in Rhetoric and Composition, and/or academic coursework in composition pedagogy; experience teaching college composition and/or tutoring in college writing centers; and experience teaching in face-to-face, hybrid, and online formats. A Ph.D. is highly recommended.

Required Documents to Attach
Please complete the online application and provide a detailed letter of application that focuses on your educational background, experience teaching college composition, experience teaching and/or tutoring writing, and other relevant skills; please describe your teaching philosophy and specific examples of teaching experiences and activities. Also include an up-to-date curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, summary of student evaluations, and the names and contact information (title, phone, address, email) for three references who can speak to your teaching experience.

Optional Documents to Attach
  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  2. Sample Syllabi

Contact Information
For more information about this posting, please contact Dr. Jeanne Law Bohannon, Director of Composition ([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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Job No:
Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 5/14/2021
Work Type: Part Time