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Research Associate Professor of Economics


About Us

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. KSU offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and Division I athletics draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Ranked a top choice for students by U.S. News, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status.


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.

Job Summary

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month non-tenure track Research Associate Professor of Economics faculty position, beginning August 1, 2021.


Overseeing and helping to maintain the national hybrid schools (Micro Schools) database;

Overseeing and helping conduct an annual national survey of hybrid schools;

Overseeing and assisting with the National Hybrid School Project’s annual conference;

Producing quality research using data collected from the survey, as well as other research, publishing in quality academic journals, and presenting that work in appropriate venues;

Teaching statistics courses at the undergraduate level at a highly effective level;

Managing the staff of the National Hybrid Schools Project.

The qualified applicant should also have a strong interest and passion for working with the National Hybrid Schools Project in the Education Economics Center.

Required Qualifications

An earned Doctorate, or the foreign equivalent, in Economics, Education Policy, Public Policy, or a related discipline is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience conducting scholarship on hybrid or micro schools

Experience managing personnel

Required Documents to Attach


Cover Letter

Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts Due Upon Hire)

Apply Before Date

To guarantee consideration, applications must be received by May 20, 2021.

Contact Information

For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Ben Scafidi, [email protected].

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

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