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strongly encourage those with disability studies backgrounds to apply! We
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Assistant Professor, Disability Studies and Global Anglophone Literature
Department of English
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month,
tenure-track Assistant Professor of Rhetoric of Science in the Department
of English that begins August 2023.
A commitment to excellence in teaching, complemented by strong scholarship,
service, and support for student success is expected of all faculty members
in KSU’s Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Specific responsibilities include:
Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty
Ph.D., or its foreign equivalent, in English (Rhetoric and Composition) or
a closely related field is required, with specializations in rhetoric of
science or health and medical rhetorics. Candidates who are ABD may apply
provided the degree is conferred before the start date.
We seek an outstanding colleague in the area of rhetoric of science to
support our effort to build interdisciplinary curriculum and research
strengths in health humanities and medical rhetorics. Interest in program
development and administration is also desirable but not necessary.
KSU’s student population is as diverse as the population of the Atlanta
metro area and includes a high proportion of traditionally underrepresented
groups and first-generation college students. We prefer candidates who
share the Department of English’s explicit commitment to teaching diverse
communities and our belief that our diversity is our strength. Individuals
from historically underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to
Required Documents to Attach
Candidates in later rounds of review may be asked for additional materials
to illustrate excellence in scholarship and teaching.
Apply Before Date
For full consideration, please apply by December 1, 2022. This position is
open until filled.
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