Assistant Professor of Athletic Training - University of La Verne in La Verne California

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University of La Verne

La Verne, California

United States


Detailed Job Description

The University of La Verne invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Athletic Training in the Department of Kinesiology to begin fall semester 2014.

The Kinesiology Department serves approximately 300 majors in three programs: Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with concentrations in Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) and Kinesiology Generalist. The department is committed to teaching and scholarly excellence, values multicultural perspectives, fosters a collegial learning community for students and faculty, and actively strives to incorporate cultural diversity into our work.

The Kinesiology Department is part of the College of Arts and Sciences, which is engaged in developing The La Verne Experience, a University-wide initiative that integrates curricular, co-curricular, and community engagement. As a holistic educational approach, it focuses on Learning Communities, Theory-to-Practice, Experiential Learning, and Integrated Learning. Candidates will be expected to collaborate in departmental efforts with The La Verne Experience, including interdisciplinary approaches to education and innovative undergraduate research.
University of La Verne is a 120-year old, independent, comprehensive, doctoral granting institution in southern California with a strong emphasis on teaching excellence and an increasing commitment to research and publications. The main campus is located in La Verne, a small town of 34,000 people, 35 miles from downtown Los Angeles, and nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. The University is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution and the Department is proud of its high graduation rate for underrepresented minorities.

Specific Duties

Responsibilities include: teaching undergraduate courses in our CAATE-accredited Athletic Training Program (ATP) and content specific courses in area of expertise; scholarly productivity resulting in scholarly publication, conference presentations, professional development activities for athletic training and kinesiology professionals; academic advisement of students within majors; mentoring of student research and senior thesis projects; service to the department and university; additional responsibility may include leadership in the ATP program.

Minimum Qualifications

Earned doctorate in Athletic Training or related field, ABD considered, evidence of scholarly productivity and/or potential, and experience as a practitioner in the field is desired with evidence of successful college/university teaching experience in a CAATE-accredited ATP. Certified by, and in good standing with, the Board of Certification (BOC). The successful candidate will demonstrate a proven track record of working with diverse populations.


La Verne Central Campus

Special Instructions to Applicants


Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Professor of Athletic Training
  • Employer of Choice
  • Diversity & Inclusivity
  • Hispanic Serving Institution
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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