Part-Time Faculty Position in Psychology

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Kennesaw, GEORGIA
Job Type: PartTime

Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Psychological Science
Posting Job Title: Part-Time Faculty Position in Psychology
Recruitment Type: Part-Time Faculty

Position Details

Rank – Title:
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Psychology
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular
Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: One Semester
Contract Type: Part-Time
Date Position Available: 08/19/2019

Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Psychological Science at Kennesaw State University is accepting applications for part-time instructors and/or part-time assistant professors to teach undergraduate psychology courses. These may include, but are not limited to: Introduction to General Psychology, core classes in our curriculum areas (e.g., Developmental, Diversity/Multicultural, Social/Personality, Biological Bases, Learning/Cognition), and elective courses in our degree program (as needed).

Part-time faculty are hired from the department’s applicant pool on a semester-by-semester basis. This ad is for inclusion in the pool. Course loads are based on departmental needs and vary between one to two courses per semester with a maximum of four courses per academic year. Courses may be taught at the Kennesaw campus, the Marietta campus, and/or the Paulding site. Courses are offered during daytime and evening hours, on both weekdays and weekends, and in a variety of delivery modalities (resident, hybrid, and online).

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Master’s degree in psychology or closely related field (or the foreign equivalent) with a minimum of 18 graduate credit-hours in psychology. Previous experience teaching psychology at the college level is ideal.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 12/31/2019
Questions About Position Opening:

For questions please contact:
Dr. Daniel Rogers

Additional Information for Applicants

Applications will continue to be accepted on an ongoing basis for future part-time positions.

Application Instructions

Please complete the online application. In your cover letter, please indicate: your area of specialization; any preferences or restrictions you have regarding specific classes, locations, and/or delivery modalities; and, your anticipated availability (i.e., days / times for resident classes).

Required Documents:

(1) letter of interest addressing your qualifications for the position;
(2) current curriculum vita;
(3) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three professional references;
(4) unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts combined as one document (official transcripts due upon hire).

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000601
Departmental/College Overview:

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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.

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