The Office of Academic Affairs
College: College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Undergraduate Advising Center

Position Title:


Position Qualifications – Responsibilities: The Undergraduate Advising Center seeks a twelve-month, non-tenure track Lecturer position. Responsibilities include academic advising for undergraduate students, some supervisory duties, as well as limited teaching duties to be determined based on the candidate’s field. The successful candidate must be qualified for an academic appointment in a department in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Required Education – Experience – Skills (Minimum Qualifications): The successful candidate must have a master’s degree in a discipline that contributes to the programs housed in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences or a master’s degree in a Higher Education related field. Candidate must also have two years’ experience working directly with students in higher education; teaching experience in an appropriate field; ability to work effectively as a team member within the Undergraduate Advising Center and College of Humanities and Social Sciences; effective written and verbal communication skills; developmental and organizational skills for new activities and programs as needed; and expertise with office technology.
Preferred Education – Experience – Skills (Preferred Qualifications): Previous academic advising experience preferred. Previous supervisory experience preferred.  Familiarity with Banner preferred.
Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be received by September 1, 2012. Candidates should forward a letter of interest; qualifications and professional activities; current curriculum vitae; names, addresses and contact information of three professional references, and unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts (official transcripts are required before employment at KSU) to:

Melissa Tarrant, Director
CHSS Undergraduate Advising Center
1000 Chastain Road, MD 1803
Kennesaw , GA 30144-5591

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Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about this position opening, contact Melissa Tarrant, Director,

Date Position Available:
September 2012
Departmental/College Overview: The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at Kennesaw State University, enrolling over 7,000 students in 30 undergraduate and graduate programs. Housed in a new, LEED-certified Social Sciences building and includes state-of-the-art labs and classrooms, the College offers a wide range of interdisciplinary studies, study abroad opportunities, and undergraduate research activities.

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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