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Limited Term Faculty

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Software Engineering and Game Development
Posting Job Title: Limited Term Faculty
Recruitment Type: Limited Term

Position Details

Rank- Title: Limited Term Instructor, Limited Term Assistant Professor, Limited Term Associate Professor, Limited Term Professor – TBD
Area of Specialty - Discipline: Programming, Computer Science, or Software Engineering
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular
Tenure Track Status:
Terms of Employment: One Semester
Contract Type: Limited Term (Full-time)
Date Position Available: 06/01/2018

Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

• Limited Term, Non-Tenure Track
• Programming, Computer Science, or Software Engineering Specialization
• Teaching expectations may include undergraduate or graduate courses such as programming, software engineering, data structures, and database systems

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Minimum degree required is a Master’s degree, or its foreign equivalent. Applicants with the equivalent to the minimum degree in training, ability, and/or experience may be considered. Equivalency guidelines are provided in the KSU Faculty Handbook.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 03/31/2018
Questions About Position Opening:

Chi Zhang, Interim Dept. Chair
Software Engineering and Game Development
College of Computing and Software Engineering
Kennesaw State University

Additional Information for Applicants

Please apply as soon as possible to be guaranteed consideration for the position.

Applicant may teach up to 4 semesters with Department Chair approval.

Application Instructions

Official transcripts can be mailed to the department at the following address:

Kennesaw State University
1100 South Marietta Pkwy, J370, MD 9034
Marietta, GA 30060

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000118
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 37129
Departmental/College Overview:

The Department of Software Engineering and Game Development 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.

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 (

Our graduate programs include a Master of Science degree in Software Engineering and Graduate Certificates in Software Engineering Foundations and Software Engineering. In addition to welcoming full-time students with undergraduate degrees in computing fields, we also cater to two major non-traditional groups of students: those with baccalaureate degrees in other majors and those whose schedules allow for only part-time studies. We have a substantial array of evening course offerings. Moreover, we offer an increasing number of our courses fully online.

In addition to a wide selection of courses, the programs allow students to take advantage of the many opportunities. Many graduate and research assistantships are available, as are several student assistant positions, some through sponsored research. The colloquium series features talks by invited speakers on current topics in the discipline. We support student organizations and offer Game Jams throughout the year to encourage development of student knowledge and skills outside the classroom.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is 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.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents