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Assistant Professor of English

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: English
Posting Job Title: Assistant Professor of English
Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty
Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Restoration and Eighteenth-Century British Literature and Culture
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/01/2018
Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the Department of English with a specialty in Restoration and Eighteenth-Century British Literature and Culture. The position begins August 2018. Candidates will be on a 3-3 semester load. We especially welcome candidates with additional expertise in one or more of the following areas: print culture; digital humanities; ecocriticism; or science studies. A commitment to excellence in teaching, complemented by strong scholarship and service, is expected of all faculty members in KSU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences. It would also be beneficial if an applicant has familiarity and experience working with diverse students. Faculty in the department teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and online.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

An earned Ph.D. in English or a related field, or the foreign equivalent, is required, and a record of research or indication of publication potential is essential. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 10/16/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Keith Botelho
Department of English
440 Bartow Ave.
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Additional Information for Applicants
Application Instructions

All application materials, including letters of reference and a 15-20 page writing sample, must be submitted online.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000555
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 36748
Departmental/College Overview:
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. Sample Publications - Scholarship 1
Optional Documents