Current Position Openings
ViewPositionNature of WorkSalaryDeadline
Lecturer in FinancePrimary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in Finance; maintaining one of the Academic/Professional Qualifications specified in the UWG Richards College of Business Faculty Handbook; and service to the university and community.CompetitiveA review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Appointment is for the spring semester beginning January 1, 2019.
Lecturer in AnthropologyThe University of West Georgia seeks to hire a full-time, non-tenure-track lecturer to begin August 1, 2019. CompetitiveJanuary 15, 2019
Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Laboratory DirectorQualifying candidates for the position will have a Ph.D. in Anthropology by the August 1, 2019 contract start date and have a specialization in southeastern U.S. archaeology, an active research agenda, curation and public outreach experience, and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Teaching will include Introduction to Anthropology (4-subfield), Introduction to Archaeology, other general education courses as needed, and courses in the area of specialty. 54,000.00November 1, 2018
Art: Regular Part-Time InstructorThe Department of Art is seeking regular part-time instructors.Competitive, salary higher for instructors who have terminal degree.Applications are accepted year-round. Questions and applications can be sent via email to artdept@westga.edu. Please include “Part-Time Teaching Application” in the subject line of the email.
Regular Part Time InstructorBiology is looking to hire regular part time instructors to teach lecture and/or labs at the 1000-2000 level for science and non-science majors.Competitive Applications accepted until filled
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SPORT MANAGEMENTResponsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Sport Management in both face-to-face and online environments, scholarly activity, and service to the Department, College, University, and community. CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2018.
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATIONResponsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in Physical Education and Health and Community Wellness Programs in both face-to-face and online environments, scholarly activity, and service to the Department, College, University, and community. CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.
Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership Tenure Track Multiple Positions•The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including (1) teaching graduate courses in Educational Leadership and School Improvement; (2) coaching and mentoring candidates in school settings; (3) advising students; (4) serving on doctoral dissertation committees; (5) participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service; (6) developing and sustaining a research agenda in a chosen specialty area with sustained scholarly productivity; and (7) teaching mostly in an online format. •At UWG, teaching for tenure-track faculty accounts for approximately 60% of faculty productivity, research 30%, and service 10%. CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning January 14, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SPORT MANAGEMENTResponsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Sport Management in both face-to-face and online environments, scholarly activity, and service to the Department, College, University, and community. CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.
Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student AffairsThe successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including (1) teaching graduate courses in BOTH Counselor Education and College Student Affairs; (2) conducting meaningful research and scholarship; (3) participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service; (4) advising students; (5) supervising students in field experiences; and (6) working collaboratively with doctoral programs in the College of Education. An earned doctorate in counseling or counselor education is required (ABD considered) from a CACREP accredited program. The candidate must be licensed/certified or license/certification eligible as a professional counselor/school counselor in Georgia. Counseling experience in school or community settings is preferred. Candidates must have a strong identity as a counselor and counselor educator, as evidenced by active participation in professional counseling organizations, demonstrated commitment to and evidence of a research and publication agenda, and knowledge of and commitment to the CACREP accreditation standards and process. Desirable candidates will demonstrate excellence in teaching a broad range of graduate level counseling courses. The desirable candidate will have successful counseling experience in agencies or schools, conducting meaningful research and scholarship, teaching graduate courses, guiding graduate student research, serving on doctoral committees, identifying and pursuing collaborative and entrepreneurial opportunities, developing and providing instruction through on-line or alternative methods, and developing collaborative relationships with academic and non-academic partners. CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning January 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Lecturer of Criminology The Department of Criminology at the University of West Georgia invites applications for one (1) full-time lecturer to begin August 1, 2019. The department is seeking a generalist to teach a broad range of undergraduate courses.Competitive Open until filled
Assistant Professor of Criminology The Department of Criminology at the University of West Georgia invites applications for three (3) tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 1, 2019. The specialty area is open.Competitive Open until filled
Chair of CriminologyThe College of Social Sciences of the University of West Georgia invites applications and nominations for the position of Chair of the Department of Criminology to begin July 1, 2019.CompetitiveOpen until filled
Assistant ProfessorThe Department of Economics at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track position (funds pending) at the assistant professor level commencing Fall 2019. Minimum requirements for this position include a completed Ph.D. in economics or related field and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The Department of Economics is located in the AACSB-accredited Richards College of Business. Faculty in the College of Business are expected to have an active research agenda leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals. Teaching responsibilities may include principles of microeconomics, principles of macroeconomics, business statistics, data analytics, and upper-division or graduate economics courses, especially in data analytics or econometrics. CompetitiveNovember 30, 2018
Assistant Professor in Media, Instructional Technology, Tenure-Track (2 positions)The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including: teaching in our online M.Ed., Ed.S., and non-degree programs in Instructional Technology, conducting meaningful research and scholarship, participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service, advising students, and serving on doctoral committees at the college level.CompetitiveApplications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2018, and will continue until position is filled.
English Part-Time InstructorThe English Program is seeking part-time instructors to teach sections of courses such as English Composition I (Engl 1101) and English Composition II (Engl 1102).Competitive. Salary is higher for instructors who have a Ph.D. in English.Until filled. Sections of these classes are typically available in both Fall and Spring.
Temporary Part-Time Faculty (Geography)The position consists of teaching three 2-hour sections of introductory level Weather and Climate Laboratory (GEOG 1112L).CompetitiveReview of applications will begin on April 17, 2018 and position will remain open until filled.
Regular Part Time Instructors - HistoryThe Department of History is seeking part-time instructors to teach World History / Civilizations and U.S History courses.Competitive. Salary higher for instructors with Ph.D. in History.Until filled.
Assistant or Associate Professor in Public HistoryThe Department of History at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in public history beginning August 1, 2019, at either the Assistant or Associate Professor rank.CompetitiveReview of applicants will begin November 15, 2018 and will remain open until filled
Assistant Professor (Operations Management)The Department of Management, Richards College of Business, University of West Georgia, is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Operations Management. CompetitiveA review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Part-Time Mass Communications - Film & Video Production Assistant ProfessorCandidates should be able to teach introductory and intermediate level courses in film criticism & analysis, film & video production, cinematography, screenwriting, sound design, and/or post-production. Course(s) will be taught at the Carrollton Campus.3,000.00November 29, 2018
Part-Time Mass Communications - Public SpeakingCandidates should be able to teach public speaking. Course(s) will be taught at the Newnan Center$ 3,000.00November 29, 2018
Digital Media & TelecommunicationCandidate should be able to teach telecommunication and electronic media; media programming and management; writing for digital media; television or radio production; and digital media content creation and distribution. CompetitiveReview of applications will begin September 24, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.
Nursing - Tenure Track Nurse Faculty PositionsTenure-track academic-year faculty appointments are available with a start date of January 1, 2019. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.until filled
Part –Time Nursing Clinical Adjunct Faculty PositionsThe University of West Georgia, Tanner Health System School of Nursing seeks qualified candidates to apply as part-time nursing clinical adjunct faculty.Competitiveuntil filled
Philosophy Part-Time InstructorPhilosophy Part-Time InstructorCompetitive. Salary is higher for instructors who have a Ph.D. in Philosophy.Until filled. Sections of these classes are typically available in both Fall and Spring.
(2) Assistant Professor- Tenure TrackThe successful candidate is expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and engage in departmental and university service activities. CompetitiveOpen until filled
3 Tenure-Track Professors (2 Assistant, 1 Associate)The Department of Psychology at the University of West Georgia invites applications for three tenure-track positions (two at the rank of Assistant Professor and one at the rank of Associate Professor) beginning August, 2019. CompetitiveReview begins October 12; open until filled
Part-Time InstructorThe University of West Georgia Theatre Department seeks a part-time instructor to teach one to two courses in the Fall 2018 semester. Competitive. Salary is higher for instructors who have an MFA or Ph.D. in TheatreOpen Until Filled