Sport Industry Operations - HPS - Tenure Track Faculty - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The candidate will be a vital member of the Sport Industry Operations faculty and will be required to follow all faculty responsibilities described in the MSU Denver Handbook for Professional Personnel.

Depending on expertise and Department needs, the candidate must be able to teach in preferably two or more of the following areas at the undergraduate level: Sport Promotion & Marketing, Sport Law, Sport Media, Sport Governance, Sport Venue Management, Organization & Administration of Sport, Sport Finance, and Sport in Society. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to engage in scholarship activities, advise and mentor undergraduate students, supervise student fieldwork experiences, assume an active role in appropriate professional organizations, and provide service to the department, school, university and profession. The position is a ten-month per year, tenure-track appointment. The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate must have the ability to work with historically underrepresented students, including students of color.

Appointment begins Fall 2014.


Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

1) Teaching 12 credit hours per semester related to the SIO curriculum;
2) Advising students;
3) Engaging in scholarly activities appropriate to the discipline.
4) Facilitate and supervise student fieldwork experiences in sport industry;
5) Networking and marketing the SIO program in the greater Denver area, nationally, and internationally;
6) Performing academic service to the department, school, University, and community

The successful candidate will have the ability to work with historically underrepresented students, including students of color, and be committed to assisting the University, at the Department level, in its endeavor to become a Hispanic Serving Institution.

Required Qualifications

Earned Doctorate in Sport Administration/Sport Management or related discipline. ABD at time of start date, with a designated date of completion within 12 months of start date, will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

• Higher education teaching experience in Sport Industry/Sport Management discipline
• Experience with accreditation, assessment of student learning, and curriculum development
• Involvement as a member of a national/international professional association related to sport industry operations
• Professional experience in the sport industry
• Applicants with demonstrated experience in the recruitment and/or retention of underrepresented students, including students of color.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

For your file to be considered complete you must submit copies of transcripts. If you are unable to attach them at the time of application, please submit via fax, e-mail or mail.
Mailing address:
HPS Search F 347
Human Performance and Sport
MSU Denver
P.O. Box 173362, CB 25
Denver CO 80217

Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • HPS - Human Performance & Sport
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Sports Mgmt, Recreation & Leisure Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter