Assistant Professor of Kinesiology/Sport Pedagogy - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(0809182)

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Detailed Job Description

  • Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in
    physical education teacher education, sport
    pedagogy, and related areas
  • Supervise early field experiences and
    student teaching internships
  • Maintain an active research/publication
    record
  • Pursue external funding
  • Direct graduate student theses and
    dissertations
  • Participate in school/university
    collaboration, state and local educational
    agencies, and related professional
    organizations
  • Advise students
  • Participate in academic citizenship

The University of Alabama
College of Education
Department of Kinesiology
Program in Sport Pedagogy

Position: Assistant Professor of Kinesiology – Sport Pedagogy (Tenure Track)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in sport pedagogy
  • Previous teaching experience and knowledge
    of physical education teacher education
  • Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate
    courses in sport pedagogy and related areas
    in Kinesiology
  • Ability to pursue a defined research agenda
    in sport pedagogy
  • Ability to collaborate with public schools

Responsibilities:

  • Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in
    physical education teacher education, sport
    pedagogy, and related areas
  • Supervise early field experiences and
    student teaching internships
  • Maintain an active research/publication
    record
  • Pursue external funding
  • Direct graduate student theses and
    dissertations
  • Participate in school/university
    collaboration, state and local educational
    agencies, and related professional
    organizations
  • Advise students
  • Participate in academic citizenship

Further information about the program and college is accessible at www.education.ua.edu.

Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Oleg Sinelnikov at osinelnikov@bamaed.ua.edu.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Starting Date: August 16, 2015

Benefits:

  • Health and Life Insurance
  • TIAA-CREF available
  • Teachers’ Retirement System of Alabama
  • Summer employment available on an as needed
    basis

Application Deadline: The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. A letter of application, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, vita, up to three samples of professional writing, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references are required to complete the online application process.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit “official” transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework.

The University of Alabama is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Title XV, Section 504 ADA Employer.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) to five (5) references should be included with your vita or cover letter.
Attach as two (2) separate “Other Documents”:
1. Document Number 1 – Up to three samples of professional writings as “Other Document”
2. Document Number 2 – Unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework as “Other Document”
(Document number 1 and 2 must be attached separately as “Other Document” for application process to be complete.)



Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • KINESIOLOGY
  • Assistant Professor of Kinesiology/Sport Pedagogy
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Sports Mgmt, Recreation & Leisure Studies
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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:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter