Assistant Professor of English and Interdisciplinary Studies (Kennesaw State U)

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure-track of English and Interdisciplinary Studies faculty position in the Department of English, which begins August, 2016. Candidates must be able to teach Asian American literary studies and a variety of courses that may include: Religious studies, Postcolonial studies, Asian studies, American studies on a 3-3 semester load. A commitment to excellence in teaching, complemented by strong scholarship and service is expected of all faculty members in KSUs College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

An earned Ph.D. in English, American studies, Asian American studies, or a related field, or the foreign equivalent is required, and a record of research or indication of publication potential is essential. It would also be beneficial if an applicant has a familiarity with and experience with working with diverse students.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the countrys most dynamic cities. As Georgias third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, 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.

Review of applications will start immediately.

All applications must be received by 01/15/2016.

For a full description of this position and application procedures, go to

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.

– See more at: