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,
- 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.
- Service to the department, college, university, and/or
- A consistent schedule of scholarship/research activity and
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
- Commitment to culturally and linguistically sustaining
- 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
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://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.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.