The Office of Academic Affairs
Department of University Studies
Position Title:
Assistant Professor
Position  Qualifications/ Responsibilities:

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in University Studies (with an emphasis in the Arts), in the Department of University Studies, beginning August 2006. Primary teaching responsibilities are in the KSU 1101 course, our award-winning First-Year Experience Seminar. An earned doctorate or Master's degree is required in an Arts field appropriate for teaching one of the College of the Arts general education courses in conjunction with learning communities. In addition, candidates must have taught lower-division courses, have a history of strong student evaluations and preferably have some knowledge of first-year student programs, such as KSU 1101. Previous experience in the area of Visual Arts, Music or Theater is preferred. The applicant hired for this position will teach approximately eight courses per year. KSU encourages applications from women and individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, to guarantee consideration, application materials must be postmarked by April 5, 2006 . Candidates should send a letter of application addressing qualifications, teaching philosophy and scholarship activity; current curriculum vitae; names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references; and official graduate transcripts to:

Professor Kathy Matthews, Search Committee Chair
Department of University Studies
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Rd., Mailbox #1802
Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

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Date Position Available:
August 2006
Policy Statement:
Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, handicap, national origin, or sexual orientation, as authorized by law. Georgia is an Open Records State. AA/EOE.
Questions About Position Opening:

Contact: Kathy Matthews at


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