Lecturer of Gender and Women's Studies and Asian Studies

Georgia, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 09, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Lecturer of Gender and Women’s Studies and Asian Studies

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer of Gender and Women’s Studies and Asian Studies position beginning August 2021.


The Department of Interdisciplinary Studies (ISD) at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track Lecturer of Gender and Women’s Studies and Asian Studies, to teach general education and other lower- and upper-level courses in the field of gender and women’s studies and Asian studies. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated enthusiasm and experience in teaching at the undergraduate level, expertise in sexuality studies, and the ability to contribute to another ISD Programs: African and African Diaspora Studies, American Studies, Latin American and Latinx Studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, Peace Studies, Religious Studies, and Science, Technology, and Society Studies. Excellence in teaching and engagement is expected of all faculty members in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at KSU. Faculty in the department teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and online: experience in teaching and/or certification in hybrid or online formats and pedagogies is recommended. Current teaching load is 5/4, with university service obligation.


Master of Arts degree in Gender and Women’s Studies, Asian Studies, or a closely related field with at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in GWST and Asian Studies, or its foreign equivalent, is required.


Preferred qualifications include:


  • Ph.D. preferred
  • Previous experience teaching college-level courses preferred
  • Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community
  • Experience teaching on-line or hybrid courses


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.


For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://facultyaffairs.kennesaw.edu/faculty_openings.php.


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.