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Lecturer of History

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: History and Philosophy
Posting Job Title: Lecturer of History
Recruitment Type: Non-Tenure Track
Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Open
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/06/2018
Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of History and Philosophy invites applications for a non-tenure track Lecturer of History to begin Fall 2018 to teach the world history survey. Area of specialization is open, however, candidates may have the opportunity to teach upper division undergraduate courses as needed by the program.
Typical responsibilities include teaching 27 semester credit hours per academic year. In addition to teaching, the lecturer is expected to hold office hours, attend department meetings, engage in service to the department, and provide academic advising to students. Faculty teach courses in a variety of modalities including face-to-face, hybrid and online.

The position is renewable, pending satisfactory performance.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Minimum qualifications include the doctorate in History or the foreign equivalent. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered. The ideal candidate will have at least two years university teaching experience.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 10/20/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Akanmu G. Adebayo
Department of History & Philosophy
402 Bartow Avenue
Kennesaw, GA 30102
Phone: +1 470-578-6646

Additional Information for Applicants
Application Instructions

Please submit letter of application, cv, unofficial transcripts, a teaching portfolio which demonstrates teaching effectiveness, sample syllabi, a statement of teaching philosophy, summary of teaching evaluation, and contact information for three references online at Only complete applications submitted online will be considered.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000584
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 37177
Departmental/College Overview:

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at KSU, enrolling more that 7000 students in 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Department of History and Philosophy is a dynamic department committed to engaged scholarship and excellence in teaching. The department offers a B.A. in History, a B.S. in History Education, and a B.A. in Philosophy. For a detailed description of the University, College, and Department, please visit our web site at

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
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Teaching Portfolio
  7. Sample Syllabi
  8. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents