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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer of Information Systems and Security

Company:
Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, 30144
Category:
Information Systems and Technology
Type:
Full-Time

Job ID: 270848

About Us

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State is located just north of Atlanta, and combines a suburban setting on two metro-Atlanta campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta. As one of Georgia's largest universities, Kennesaw State offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs to over 43,000 students. Our high-impact research, and Division I athletics also draw students from throughout the region and across the globe. A member of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2) 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.  

Our vibrant culture, career opportunities, mission and values and rich benefits make us an employer of choice. As part of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State exemplifies the power and promise of a student-centered, research-driven university.  Our institutional values are student-inspired, promise-fulfilling, elevational, open and impact-generating, and being true to ourselves. In addition, Kennesaw State supports the University of Georgia's core values of accountability, excellence, integrity, and respect.  For more information, visit¿kennesaw.edu

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

Located in the Northwest of Atlanta, Michael J. Coles College of Business is fully accredited by AACSB-International and serves around 9,000 students. The Department of Information Systems and Security consists of 30+ full-time faculty members and offers undergraduate degrees in Information Systems, Information Security and Assurance, and Cybersecurity; and graduate degrees in Information Systems (MSIS), Healthcare Management and Informatics (MSHMI), Digital Financial Technologies (FINTECH), and a dual MBA-MSIS degree. The department also offers an IS concentration in the Ph.D. (Business Administration) program. The academic programs at the department embrace applied learning and actively pursue industry engagements to offer students a transformational experience. Our faculty members have diverse research interests offering collaboration opportunities. The department hosts the 3D printing lab, Brainlab, Information security & assurance lab, and an immersive visualization environments research supercluster. For more information related to the college and the department, please visit our website at http://coles.kennesaw.edu.

Job Summary

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer or Senior Lecturer of Information Systems and Security faculty position in the Department of Information Systems and Security that begins August 2024. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.  This position is for work to be performed in the state of Georgia.

Responsibilities

  • A commitment to excellence in teaching and service to the university, department, and/or discipline is expected of all non-tenure track faculty.
  • Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in information systems management, web development, IS architecture, systems analysis, and design, principles of information security, or other courses related to information systems and/or information security. 
  • Service to the department, college, and/or university is expected. Specific service expectations include working with the department chair to identify and develop prospects (external organizations) for partnership opportunities and assist with the implementation of a funded partnership program.

Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines. 

Required Qualifications

To teach undergraduate courses:

  • A Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in business administration, information systems, and/or information security or a closely related discipline is required.

OR

  • A Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a non-related discipline with 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching discipline is required.

 To teach graduate courses:

  • A Terminal/Doctorate degree, or the foreign equivalent, in business administration, information systems, information security, or a related discipline is required.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Record of prior teaching (in-person, online, or hybrid modality)
  • Experience with outreach and engagement with industry partners
     
Required Documents to Attach

1.     CV  

2.     Cover Letter  

3.     Unofficial Transcripts and/or international equivalency evaluations (Official Transcripts and Official International Evaluations Due Upon Hire) 

4.     Names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least 3 references 

Apply Before Date

Review of applications will begin immediately.  For full consideration, please apply by May 9, 2024. 

Contact Information

For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Dr. Radwan Ali, rali@kennesaw.edu.

For technical support or assistance completing a job application, please contact the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or oneusgsupport@usg.edu.

For questions about a specific job posting at Kennesaw State University, please contact the search chair listed under the contact information section on each posting. For general questions about faculty jobs please email facultyjobs@kennesaw.edu.

USG Core Values

The University System of Georgia is comprised of our 26 institutions of higher education and learning as well as the System Office. Our USG Statement of Core Values are Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect. These values serve as the foundation for all that we do as an organization, and each USG community member is responsible for demonstrating and upholding these standards. More details on the USG Statement of Core Values and Code of Conduct are available in USG Board Policy 8.2.18.1.2 and can be found on-line at https://www.usg.edu/policymanual/section8/C224/#p8.2.18_personnel_conduct.

Additionally, USG supports Freedom of Expression as stated in Board Policy 6.5 Freedom of Expression and Academic Freedom found on-line at https://www.usg.edu/policymanual/section6/C2653.

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