Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a
nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of
English (Disability Studies and Global Anglophone Literature)
in the Department of English to begin August 1, 2022. The
Department of English seeks a collaborative and collegial
teacher-scholar for a tenure-track position in disability studies
with a specialization in Global Anglophone, transatlantic, and/or
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 KSU. The standard teaching
load is 3/3. Faculty in the Department teach in a variety of
modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and online.
This nine-month tenure track position includes the following
- Teaching undergraduate courses in Disability Studies and
Global Anglophone Literatures in the English B.A. program in
face-to-face, hybrid, and online modalities
- Providing service to the department, college, university,
and/or professional community
- Pursuing a consistent schedule of scholarship/research
activity and productivity
- Developing courses in medical and/or environmental
An earned Doctorate, or a foreign equivalent, in English or
a closely related field is required. ABD will be considered;
however, degree must be earned before start date.
Ideal candidates will have a promising record of
scholarship in Disability Studies and Global Anglophone Literature,
or related areas.
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 a full description of this position, application deadlines,
and application procedures, visit https://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.php.
Search for Job ID 237173.
For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known
for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. A leader in
innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State is located just
north of Atlanta, and combines a suburban setting on two
metro-Atlanta campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta. As one of
Georgia’s largest universities, Kennesaw State offers undergraduate
and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral
programs. A member of the University System of Georgia, 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.
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.