Assistant/Associate Professor of Kinesiology
|Job Title:||Assistant/Associate Professor of Kinesiology|
|Departments:||Department of KinesiologySchool of Nursing and Allied Health|
|Reports To:||Dean, School of Nursing and Allied Health|
The School of Nursing and Allied Health is currently seeking faculty in Kinesiology-Sport Management who are passionate about teaching and student learning in a Christian work environment. With the growth of our programs and the HBU student population as a whole, we are preparing to offer a wider variety of sections at the undergraduate level. Rank is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
In accordance with program objectives, policies and procedures, the faculty member is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating online class experiences for students in content area of Sport Management as per University policy. Assessment of student performance utilizes the process of making practice judgments. In addition, faculty competence is to be maintained through continuing education, scholarly activity, and/or practice. The Professor in Kinesiology is responsible directly to the Department Chair for Kinesiology and the Dean of the School of Nursing and Allied Health for coordinating learning activities in accord with the total program of studies, and expertise in selected areas to enhance student learning.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate degree in Kinesiology Sport Management or related field. We are currently seeking faculty who can teach one or more courses in Sport Law, Sport Ethics, Venue Management, Event Planning, and Research. Additional responsibilities may include program assessment, committee service, student advising and supervision of Sport Management student interns.
The University is in the process of implementing its Ten Pillars vision (HBU.edu/vision) and anticipates significant growth in enrollment and programs. The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement.
Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian liberal arts institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country.
Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a faculty and staff which shares an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University (included in the on-line application) sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. To be considered, interested candidates should submit the Application for Academic Appointment (Use the “Apply Now” button at the top of this page.)
HBU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.
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