The Assistant/Associate Professor of Sport Management will join a team of productive and motivated faculty who practice a student-centered approach to support preparing undergraduate and graduate students to become successful in their chosen professional careers. Candidates must be able to teach undergraduate sport management courses, provide academic advising to sport management students, engage in scholarships and service, and establish and maintain relationships within the sport industry/community.
The Assistant/Associate Professor will be expected to:
- Teach undergraduate courses primarily in the Sport Management program - Work closely with other faculty in the Physical Education/School Health, Sport Coaching, and Athletic Administration - Engage in academic advising for Sport Management majors - Serve as chair, or as a committee member, for graduate student theses/project ("graduate faculty" status) - Contribute through service on departmental committees - Serve on Department, College, and University committees - Provide service to the community, and to the profession - Conduct and disseminate research and scholarship including both publications and presentations in Sport Management and related areas - Participate in state and national organizations that serve the field of Sport Management and other organizations of interest - Establish and maintain relationships with professionals in the sport industry - Serve as University Supervisor for Sport Management students completing field experience practicums and internships
Doctorate in Sport Management or related field
Experience teaching Sport Management courses at the university level
Ability to establish productive and collaborative working relationships with other faculty and staff
Commitment to diversity and inclusivity through demonstrated experience working with diverse populations
Experience teaching university undergraduate-level
Experience teaching university graduate-level courses
Experience teaching online courses
Experience chairing graduate committees
A record of scholarship in the field of Sport Management
Knowledge of, and participation in curriculum development and program assessment
Participation in state and national organizations
Accountability/Dependability: Accepts responsibility for quality of own work; acknowledges and corrects mistakes. Shows up on time, meets standards, deadlines and work schedules.
Judgement: Makes timely, informed decisions. Analyzes options and determines appropriate course of action.
Teamwork: Promotes cooperation and mutual support to achieve goals. Encourages participation and mutual support.
Adaptability/Flexibility: Responds positively to changing business needs and responsibilities. Adapts approach and methods to achieve results; recovers quickly from setbacks and finds alternatives.
Commitment to Diversity: Recognizes the value of diversity and helps create environment that supports and embraces diversity.
Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience
To apply for this position, you must complete the on-line application and attach:
A detailed cover letter clearly demonstrating how your education and experience: (a) meet the required (and, as applicable, preferred) qualifications, (b) demonstrate the ability to perform the responsibilities as described by the posting, (c) detail how teaching, service and/or scholarship has supported students from racial, ethnic, and gender backgrounds that are underrepresented in their academic fields (applicants who have not yet had the opportunity for such experience should note how their work will further CWU's commitment to diversity);
Current curriculum vitae;
Copy of transcripts for the highest degree held; and
Names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three professional references.
Screening Begins: January 3, 2018
NOTE: All job offers are contingent upon verification of highest degree held. Finalists will be required to submit official transcripts. ** Incomplete applications will not be considered. **Priority will be given to applications received by the screening date.
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Conditions of Employment
Prior to employment, final candidate(s) will be required to submit to a background check. All information obtained through background investigations will be strictly confidential and revealed only to those required to have access.
The conditions of employment with Central Washington University are set forth in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between Central Washington University and United Faculty of Central, University policies and procedures, and applicable state and federal laws.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 ...undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.