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Lecturer of Psychology

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Posting Details

Position Information

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

Full Time Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Psychology
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 Psychology at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for a lecturer to begin fall 2018. The position is renewable pending funding and satisfactory performance.

The lecturer will primarily support the department by instructing a multimodal mix of face-to-face, hybrid, and online courses in psychology at our three instructional sites (Kennesaw, Marietta, and Paulding). Courses taught will be based on candidate’s areas of expertise and program demand. Experience instructing a variety of undergraduate psychology courses is desirable.

The typical teaching load is 27-credit hours per academic year. Courses are offered during day and evening hours. 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.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

A masters degree in psychology or closely related area, or its foreign equivalent, is required.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 12/01/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Patrick Devine

Additional Information for Applicants

A doctoral degree in psychology or closely related area, or its foreign equivalent, is ideal. In addition, experience teaching undergraduate courses in psychology and the completion of an online certification program such as Quality Matters, or equivalent, is desired.

Application Instructions

Only complete applications submitted online will be considered.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000606
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 37704
Departmental/College Overview:

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at
Kennesaw State University enrolling more than 7,000 students in 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Department of Psychology has 38 full-time faculty members with diverse research and applied interests. The department offers a B.S. in Psychology and currently has over 1,600 majors. For a detailed description of the university, college, or department, please visit our home page 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. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
Optional Documents