Kennesaw State University, History & Philosophy
Assistant Professor of History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Georgia, United States|
Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of History with expertise in the field of Latin American history in the Department of History and Philosophy. Strong scholarship, 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. Faculty teach courses in various modalities, i.e., face-to-face, hybrid, and online. Teaching load is normally three courses per semester but is negotiable for faculty members with external grants or high research productivity. Salary commensurate with experience.
Faculty members are expected to teach and develop courses in their field (at the undergraduate and graduate level); teach undergraduate survey courses in world history; serve the department, college, university, and/or professional community; ensure and gauge student success; and produce scholarship appropriate for faculty at an R2 university with a "higher research activity" designation.
Required Qualifications Include
- An earned Ph.D. in History, or the foreign equivalent, or related field is required by August 1, 2022, as well as a demonstrated record of research.
Preferred Qualifications Include
- Evidence of scholarship/creative activities
- A record of effective university teaching in online, face-to-face, and/or hybrid environments
- Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community
- International experience
- Prior success in obtaining extramural funding
- We are particularly interested in candidates who can advance the department’s commitment to excellence through diversity.
For full consideration, applications must be received by January 15, 2022. Position will remain open until filled.
For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.php.
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 a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2) 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.
For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Dr. Bryan McGovern, Chair and Professor of History, firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies