Submitted: 27 October 2023
Department: Department of Geography and Anthropology
Institution: Kennesaw State University
Job type: Full time
Apply by: 15 January 2024
Application email: [email protected]
Application URL:

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure track faculty position as Lecturer of Anthropology in the Department of Geography and Anthropology that begins August 2024.

Responsibilities • A commitment to excellence in teaching and service to the university, college, department, and discipline is expected of all non-tenure track faculty. • Teaching general education courses in ANTH 1102 Introduction to Anthropology (four fields) and ANTH 1105 Introduction to Physical Anthropology as well as occasional upper or lower division courses in the candidate's area of expertise. The teaching load is 5/4. • Professional service to the department, college, and university in an area closely aligned with undergraduate instruction. • Work with a wide variety of students from diverse backgrounds.

Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines.

Required Qualifications Include • A minimum of a Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in anthropology or a closely related discipline is required. OR • A minimum of a Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a non-related discipline with 18 graduate credit hours in anthropology is required. OR • A PhD, or the foreign equivalent, in anthropology or a closely related discipline is required. AND • Evidence of effective teaching • Ability to contribute to the department's collegial culture • The ability to contribute to student success

Expertise in medical, biocultural, environmental, and/or applied anthropology, or the anthropology of health disparities is preferred.

For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit Search for Job ID 265066.

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 is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to maintaining a fair and respectful environment for living, work and study. To that end, and in accordance with federal and state law, Board of Regents policy, and University policy, the University prohibits harassment of or discrimination against any person because of race, color, sex (including sexual harassment, pregnancy, and medical conditions related to pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, ethnicity or national origin, religion, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran or military status by any member of the KSU Community on campus, in connection with a University program or activity, or in a manner that creates a hostile environment for members of the KSU community.

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