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Limited Term Instructor of Ecology and Environmental Science Kennesaw

Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University Kennesaw GA Georgia

2 months ago

Limited Term Instructor of Ecology and Environmental Science

Job ID: 253076...

Location: Kennesaw, Georgia

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

About Us

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 a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2) 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. For more information, visit


Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.

Department Information

The Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology (EEOB) is seeking to support a strong population of students majoring in Biology and Environmental Science. EEOB serves over 2,000 undergraduate majors earning the Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, and over 100 majors in Environmental Science. We are committed to the cultivation of an inclusive community, motivating our diverse students and helping them to connect in meaningful ways to course material. We believe in nurturing a growth mindset and celebrating diverse ideas and individuals as we expand our national footprint.

Job Summary

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, full-time, non-tenure track, Limited Term Instructor of Ecology and Environmental Science faculty position in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology that begins August 2023.


Responsibilities include the following, at a minimum:

Successful candidates will be expected to establish an inclusive teaching environment where students from diverse backgrounds can be successful and feel like they belong. The main responsibility of this position is teaching at the undergraduate level with an emphasis on active, inclusive, and experiential learning. The primary teaching responsibilities will be for the Ecology classes (ecology lecture and labs; BIOL 3370 and BIOL 3370L). Other teaching responsibilities may include Environmental Science courses for non-majors, including Science, Society, and the Environment I and II (SCI 1101 and 1102), and or an introductory biology class (Principles of Modern Biology II (BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L).

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

Required Qualifications
• A Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a discipline related to Biology or a closely related discipline is required.

• A Master's degree, or the foreign equivalent, in a non-related discipline with 18 graduate credit hours in Biology, Ecology, or Environmental Science is required.

Preferred Qualifications
• Demonstrated success using evidence-based, inclusive teaching practices at the university level.
• A record of teaching ecology, environmental science, general biology, or related courses. Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community Willingness to teach in face-to-face, on-line or hybrid modalities Record of past teaching at the undergraduate level.

Required Documents to Attach
• CV
• Cover Letter
• Unofficial Transcripts and/or international equivalency evaluations (Official Transcripts and Official International Evaluations Due Upon Hire)

Apply Before Date

For full consideration, please apply by January 9, 2023. This position is open until filled.

Contact Information

For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Dr. Daniel Ferreira, [email protected], (470) 578 5011.

For more information or questions about a faculty job posting, please contact Academic Affairs at [email protected]. For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at 877-251-2644, or by email at [email protected].

Equal Employment Opportunity

Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415

Background Check

Per the University System of Georgia background check policy, all final candidates will be required to consent to a criminal background investigation. Final candidates may be asked to disclose criminal record history during the initial screening process and prior to a conditional offer of employment. Applicants for positions of trust with screening results which confirm a disqualifying criminal history will be immediately disqualified from employment eligibility.

All applicants are required to include professional references as part of their application process. Some positions may require additional job-based screenings such as motor vehicle report, credit check, pre-employment drug screening and/or verification of academic credentials.

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