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St. John's UniversityLocation: Jamaica, NY 11439 Document ID: AB375-4HX2 Posted on: 2018-05-0805/08/2018 Job Type: Full-time
Assistant Professor of Sport Management, Division of Sport Management
Assistant Professor of Sport Management
Division of Sport Management
College of Professional Studies
Tenure Track Appointment
The Division of Sport Management is seeking applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Sport Management commencing September 1, 2018.
St. John's University ( www.stjohns.edu ) founded in 1870 is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for personal and professional success in today's global society. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University's outstanding academics, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and exciting study abroad offerings. Our quality springs from an institutional vision of excellence and service. Students come from nearly 50 states and close to 120 foreign countries to pursue more than 100 associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in the arts, business, education, law, pharmacy, the sciences, and specialized professional programs. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations. St. John's has three residential New York City campuses; international campuses in Rome, Italy, and Paris, France; and study abroad locations in Seville, Spain, and around the world. The University's Division I athletic program offers 17 men's and women's programs in the Big East Conference.
The College of Professional Studies (CPS) has the largest undergraduate student body within the University and serves close to 4000 students in 28 undergraduate and 4 graduate level programs. For more information visit http://www.stjohns.edu/academics/schools-and-colleges/college-professional-studies
The Division of Sport Management delivers a BS in Sport Management as well as a Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Sport Management. Faculty focus on key areas of skill development that include critical thinking, oral and written expression, team membership, leadership and employment readiness. For more information our programs please visit http://www.stjohns.edu/sportmanagement and http://www.stjohns.edu/mpssportmanagement .
Responsibilities: This is a teaching-intensive position (9 to 12 credit hours per semester) with opportunities for research reductions after the first academic year. Research productivity is important, but secondary to teaching excellence and a strong commitment to student engagement. Division faculty are expected to participate in academic advisement, student mentoring, academic assessment, and other activities as required by the Chair and/or Dean.
Qualifications: Ideal candidates will possess a doctorate in sport management, have experience teaching undergraduate sport management classes as the instructor of record, and exhibit the potential for research productivity. Area of expertise is open, but strong preference is for candidates with research and teaching experience in sport law and/risk management. Preference will be given to candidates that have experience teaching graduate courses, have a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals, and/or possess relevant industry experience.
Candidates should be familiar with technology-supported learning pedagogy and be able to integrate technology into their teaching pedagogy.
To Apply on line: Submit your letter of interest and CV to Dr. Emese Ivan, Chair, Division of Sport Management, on line. Three letters of reference will be requested further along in the recruiting process. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
St. John's University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John's University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.
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