Part Time Faculty Positions in Health Promotion and Physical Education

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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 second-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.

Department Information
The Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education is dedicated to preparing highly qualified and effective professionals in the areas of public health, health science, health and physical education, and coaching. In addition, the department promotes the concepts of healthy living, physical fitness, and sport skill acquisition in the KSU academic community and in the community at large. The department offers a BS degree in Health and Physical Education (P-12), Integrated Health Science, and Public Health Education, and minors in Public Health and Coaching. The Department supports the University with an array of physical activity courses.

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

The Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education is creating a pool of applicants in anticipation of future openings for part-time faculty to teach coursework related to Public Health, Health Science, Wellness, and Physical Education.

Required Qualifications
Master's degree in Public Health, Health Science, or Physical Education or closely related field, or the foreign equivalent, is required for instructors. For physical activity courses, candidates with advanced coaching certifications will be considered. Earned doctorate in Public Health, Health Science, or Physical Education or closely related field, or the foreign equivalent, is required for professorial ranks.

Required Documents to Attach
1. CV
2. Cover Letter
3. Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts Due Upon Hire)

Apply Before Date
This position is open until filled.

Contact Information
For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Dr. Kandice Porter, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, [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].

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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

Background Check
Per the University System of Georgia background check policy, all final candidates will be required to consent to a criminal background investigation.Final candidates may be asked to disclose criminal record history during the initial screening process and prior to a conditional offer of employment.Applicants for positions of trust with screening results which confirm a disqualifying criminal history will be immediately disqualified from employment eligibility.

All applicants are required to include professional references as part of their application process.Some positions may require additional job-based screenings such as motor vehicle report, credit check, pre-employment drug screening and/or verification of academic credentials.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/9/2021
Application Due: 6/9/2033
Work Type: Part Time