Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a twelve-month, tenure track faculty position as Professor and Chair in the Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology which begins July 1, 2017. Candidates should possess a distinguished record of teaching, research, funding and service that merits appointment as a full professor with tenure. Evidence of effective leadership, exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to work productively with faculty and students from diverse backgrounds is required. Responsibilities will include scholarship and administrative leadership. An earned doctorate in Biology (or related life science field) or the foreign equivalent, or its equivalent in training, ability, and/or experience is required.
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 country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s 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 and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, completed applications should be submitted by October 31, 2016. For a full description of this position and application procedures, go to https://facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu /postings/3355. 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