Lecturer of English

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

Lecturer of English

Department of English


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer of English position in the Department of English to begin August 2021.


Kennesaw State University invites applications for multiple lecturer positions in English to teach General Education (first-year composition and sophomore literature) with expected start date of August 2021. The current teaching load is 5/4 with university service obligation.


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.


A Master of Arts in English or a closely related field, or its foreign equivalent, is required as well as a record of effective university teaching.


Ideal candidates will have an academic grounding in composition and rhetoric pedagogy and demonstrated skill in teaching college composition and literature. Candidates with experience teaching at KSU are encouraged to apply.


A commitment to excellence in teaching and service to the institution are expected of all faculty members in KSU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Experience in teaching and/or certification in hybrid or online formats and pedagogies is recommended.


An earned doctoral degree in English or a closely related field is preferred.


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.