Assistant Professor of English Education

Kennesaw State University
Georgia, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Nov 29, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Other Professional Fields
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Assistant Professor of English Education Department of English


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of English Education faculty position in the Department of English to begin August 1, 2022.


Responsibilities Include:


  • Strong scholarship that can successfully compete for external funding along with a commitment to excellence in teaching and engagement is expected of all faculty members in the Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences at
  • The standard teaching load is 3/3.
  • Faculty in the Department teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and
  • Teaching undergraduate courses in the English Education S. program
  • Service to the department, college, university, and/or professional community
  • A consistent schedule of scholarship/research activity and productivity


An earned Doctorate, or a foreign equivalent, in English Education or a closely related field is required. ABD will be considered; however, degree must be earned before start date.



Ideal candidates will have successful experience in secondary (6-12) school teaching, student teaching supervision, and instruction of English education methodology courses.


Ideal candidates will also have expertise in the following:


  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, inclusion, and anti-racist teaching
  • Commitment to culturally and linguistically sustaining pedagogies
  • Interest and/or experience in grammar/language study and linguistics in secondary ELA settings
  • Interest and/or experience with the National Writing Project and school partnerships


KSU’s student population is as diverse as the population of the Atlanta metro area and includes a high proportion of traditionally underrepresented groups and first-generation college students.

We prefer candidates who share the Department of English’s explicit commitment to teaching diverse communities and our belief that our diversity is our strength. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.


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


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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