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Part Time Faculty Positions of Psychology

Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, Georgia
Part Time Faculty Positions of Psychology

Job ID: 220747
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.

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 Psychological Science is a dynamic and rapidly growing department in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. The Department has 48 full-time and many part-time faculty supporting a major and minor in psychology, including a fully online undergraduate program. The Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that prepares approximately 2,000 majors (Bachelor of Science) and 700 minors for careers and graduate training. The Department strives to be inclusive, collaborative, and family-friendly.

Job Summary
The Department of Psychological Science at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for open rank part-time faculty to teach undergraduate courses in psychology. These courses are most often at an introductory level. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.

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.

Required Qualifications
A Master's, PhD or other terminal degree, or its foreign equivalent is required.

Candidates with a minimum of 18 graduate level credit hours in psychology along with relevant professional experience will also be considered.

Required Documents to Attach
Please provide the following information:

Please provide evidence of scholarship/teaching in your area of expertise.

Required Documents:

1. Letter of Application

2. Current Curriculum Vitae

3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (Official transcripts are due upon hire)

4. Summary of Teaching Evaluations

Optional Documents:

5. Sample Syllabi

Summary of Teaching Evaluations and Optional Sample Syllabi should be combined in to one file and uploaded under "Additional Documents."

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.

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

Special Applicant Instructions
For questions about this job posting, contact the Department of Psychological Science's Associate Chair: Dr. Jennifer Willard -

For more information or questions about a faculty job posting, please contact Academic Affairs at facultyjobs@kennesaw. edu. For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at 877-251-2644, or by email at sscsupport@ssc.

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