The Office of Academic Affairs
College: Humanities and Social Sciences
History and Philosophy
Position Title:

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Position Qualifications – Responsibilities:

The Department of History and Philosophy seeks applications for a nine-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Philosophy beginning Fall 2013. The successful candidate will teach courses for the new major and general education as well as upper division courses in their area of expertise.  The ideal candidate will have expertise in Indian and Feminist Philosophy, an area of competence in Contemporary Philosophy and the ability to teach logic. A commitment to excellence in teaching, complemented by strong scholarship and service is expected of all faculty members in KSU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Required Education – Experience – Skills (Minimum Qualifications): Earned doctorate in Philosophy and a record of effective university level teaching experience.
Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted until October 15, 2012. To ensure full consideration, candidates should forward a letter of interest; statement of philosophy of teaching; current curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations and/or documentation of teaching effectiveness and official graduate transcripts to:

Dr. Susan Rouse,
Search Committee Chair
Kennesaw Sate University
1000 Chastain Rd. #2206
Kennesaw, GA 30144-5512

Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about this position opening, contact Dr. Susan Rouse at

Date Position Available:
August 2013
Departmental/College Overview: The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at KSU enrolling more than 7000 students in 30 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Department of History and Philosophy is a dynamic department of 37 full time faculty committed to engaged scholarship and excellence in teaching. The department offers a B.A. in Philosophy as well as a track in History of Ideas for the B.A. in History. For a detailed description of the University, College, and Department, please visit our web site at

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

Kennesaw State University is a growing and progressive university in Georgia’s public system of higher education. Located on an attractive campus in suburban Atlanta, Kennesaw State University currently enrolls more than 24,000 traditional and nontraditional Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral students. The thriving Atlanta metropolitan area has a rich array of museums, theaters, libraries, colleges and universities, and other resources. Kennesaw State University was recognized in 2009 by The Chronicle of Higher Education as one of its “Great Colleges to Work For”.
EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Georgia is an Open Records State.


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