Current Position Openings
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Assistant Professor The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting meaningful research and scholarship, participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service, advising students, supervising students in field experiences in various school settings, and serving on doctoral committees at the college level. CompetitiveJanuary 15, 2017
Assistant Professor The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting meaningful research and scholarship, participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service, advising students, supervising students in field experiences in various school settings, and serving on doctoral committees at the college level. CompetitiveJanuary 15, 2017
Assistant Professor The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting meaningful research and scholarship, participating in broad-based university, college, and departmental committee work and professional service, advising students, supervising students in field experiences in various school settings, and serving on doctoral committees at the college level. CompetitiveJanuary 15, 2017
Assistant Professor Of Educational LeadershipThe successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including (1) teaching graduate courses in Educational Leadership and School Improvement; including online instruction; (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; and (6) developing/sustaining a research agenda in a chosen specialty area with sustained scholarly productivity. Additional program information is located at https://www.westga.edu/academics/education/lrsi/index.phpCompetitiveJanuary 1, 2017
Assistant Professor The Area of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs in the Department of Communication Sciences and Professional Counseling in the College of Education at the University of West Georgia invites dynamic applicants to join our rapidly growing Counselor Education and College Student Affairs Programs. The Counselor Education program is a CACREP-accredited M.Ed. in Professional Counseling (School and Clinical Mental Health Counseling), an Ed.S. in Professional Counseling, and an Ed.D. in Professional Counseling and Supervision. The College Student Affairs program is a M.Ed. that adheres to the Council for the Advancement of Standards (CAS) in Higher Education and American College Personnel Association (ACPA/NASPA) professional competency areas for student affairs practitioners. The College of Education at the University of West Georgia is doctoral granting and CAEP/NCATE-accredited, a recognized leader in preparing exemplary practitioners for all educational roles. The College offers high-level technological support, mentoring for new faculty, and opportunities to work with graduate students at all levels and to partner with school districts. The University of West Georgia, one of Georgia’s four Regional Comprehensive universities, is a rapidly growing institution located approximately 50 minutes west of Atlanta. Our 645-acre campus offers modern, state-of- the-art, facilities complemented by beautiful green spaces. It ranks as one of the Southeast’s best public regional comprehensive universities.CompetitiveJanuary 1, 2017
Assistant Professor The successful candidate will assume a range of responsibilities including (1) teaching graduate courses in BOTH College Student Affairs and Counseling; (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.CompetitiveJanuary 1, 2017
Tenure Track Faculty PositionsThe Department of Computer Science at the University of West invites applications and nominations for a tenure track position in Computer Science with a starting date of August 2017. Appointments are available at all ranks.CompetitiveOpen until filled
Criminology: Temporary Part Time Instructor Criminology is looking three, Temporary Part Time Instructor positions for the Spring 2017 semester. One position: CRIM 1100 Intro to Criminal Justice section seats 120. One position: CRIM 3323 Criminal Law section seats 50. One position: CRIM 4650 Corporate & White Collar Crime section seats 50. Negotiable Open Until Filled
Tenure-Track Instructional Services LibrarianThe University of West Georgia's Ingram Library is seeking applicants from diverse backgrounds for the position of Instructional Services Librarian. Reporting to the Head of Instructional Services, this person will contribute to the campus-wide focus on teaching and learning. Instructional Services Librarians are committed to developing practices informed by learning theory and pedagogy. The successful candidate will teach sections of the library’s credit bearing information literacy course, an elective in the university’s core curriculum, on a regular basis. In addition, librarians serve as liaisons to academic departments, a role that includes providing course-integrated instruction and collection management. Librarians also provide general reference assistance to the campus at large.$62,460Review of applications will begin October 17. Position is open until filled.
Assistant Professor in position in Management Information SystemsPrimary responsibilities include a balance load of teaching, research, and service. CompetitiveOpen Until Filled
Department of Mass Communications - Communication LecturerThe Department of Mass Communications at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a full-time Communication Lecturer in an expanding department. Responsibilities will include a 4/4 teaching load, consisting primarily of Public Speaking with occasional opportunity to teach other communication courses, e.g., interpersonal communication, persuasion, special topics, etc., that will be offered as a part of a developing Communication Studies minor.Salary is competitiveDecember 2, 2016
Department of Mass Communications - Public Relations Assistant Professor/Lecturer or Clinical Lecturer (Two Positions)The Department of Mass Communications at the University of West Georgia invites applications for two Public Relations faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer/Clinical Lecturer in an expanding department. Candidates should be able to teach public relations principles, writing, case studies, management, and campaigns; and will be expected to teach other courses related to public relations, e.g. diversity and media, digital social media, and special topics, etc.Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Contract subject to annual renewal, effective August 1, 2017. Positions are contingent upon funding, and the University System of Georgia Board of Regents requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.December 2, 2016
Part–Time Math InstructorsThe Department of Mathematics is seeking part-time math instructors. Adjunct faculty are critical to the mission of the department. These positions are available every semester. The teaching load is 2 courses per semester.$3,000 per courseReview of applications will begin November 1st, and will continue until November 30th.
Assistant Professor of StatisticsThe Department of Mathematics at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Statistics to begin in August 2017.Commensurate. Applications received by January 10, 2017 will be guaranteed full consideration; however, the position remains open to applicants 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
School of Nursing - Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor Faculty PositionSchool of Nursing Tenure-track academic-year faculty appointments are available in 2017-2018 with a start date of August 1, 2017. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Instructor - Non Tenure TrackThe Department of Political Science seeks applicants for an instructor position in Public Administration starting August 2016. The position will be responsible for teaching in the public administration program both face-to-face and online, and must also teach undergraduate political science coursesCommensurateOpen until filled
(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
Sociology: Part-Time InstructorThe Department of Sociology at the University of West Georgia solicits applications for part-time instructor positions starting January 2017. A Master’s degree in sociology is required at the time of appointment. Successful candidates need a strong commitment to teaching one or more of the following topical courses online: Death, Grief & Caring; Aging: Past, Present & Future; Ethnicity and Aging; Women and Aging; Aging Families; Sociology of Youth; other courses.NegotiableOpen until filled.
Assistant Professor of TheatreThe University Of West Georgia Department Of Theatre is seeking a tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August, 2017. Commensurate Applications received on or before November 15, 2016 will receive priority consideration but the search will continue until the position is filled.