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Lecturer of Software Engineering

Company:
Kennesaw State University
Job Location:
Kennesaw, Georgia
Category:
Computer Engineering
Lecturer of Software Engineering


Job ID: 249158
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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. 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. 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
The Department of Software Engineering and Game Development (SWEGD) represents fields at the forefront of high-impact developments. We take pride in our student-centered degree and certificate programs, which are enhanced by state-of-the-art instructional technology and applied research activities. The distinctions of our programs include high quality and accessibility to both traditional and non-traditional students.

The Department is physically located in the Atrium Building on the Marietta Campus. For undergraduates, we offer a Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering as well as a Bachelor of Science in Computer Game Development. We offer a Minor in Software Engineering and a Minor in Computer Game Development as well. The Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. The Bachelor of Science in Computer Game Development is accredited under the general criteria of ABET (www.abet.org).

Our graduate programs include a Master of Science degree in Software Engineering (can be taken fully online) and Graduate Certificates in Software Engineering Foundations and Software Engineering.

SWEGD enrolls over 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students. In addition to welcoming full-time students with undergraduate degrees in computing fields, we also cater to two major nontraditional groups of students: those with baccalaureate degrees in other majors and those whose schedules allow for only part-time studies with a wide array of online courses. The department has 19 full-time and 7 part-time faculty members.

Job Summary
Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer of Software Engineering faculty position in the Department of Software Engineering and Game Development beginning January 2023.

Responsibilities
The primary responsibilities for the position include teaching and service work with an emphasis on enhancing the teaching mission of the department.

The appointment is for nine months and includes the possibility of teaching in summer. The teaching duties will primarily include teaching three first-year courses per semester with approximately 120 students per course. Courses are taught on both the Marietta campus and Kennesaw campus of Kennesaw State University and are offered during daytime and evening hours. Faculty are expected to teach in a variety of instructional modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and online.

Other responsibilities include:
  • Participating in course and program development activities
  • Working collegially with colleagues
  • Student Advising
  • Working with a diverse community
Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines.

Required Qualifications
  • An earned master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a discipline related to Computing or a closely related field.
OR
  • An earned master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a non-related discipline with 18 graduate credit hours in the teaching discipline.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in teaching online or hybrid courses
  • Experience working with diverse communities
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. List of names and contact information of three references.
Apply Before Date
For full consideration, please apply by October 16, 2022. This position is open until filled.

Contact Information
For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Enda Sullivan, esulli13@kennesaw.edu, (470) 578-5618.

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.usg.edu.

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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