The University of New Hampshire is the state's public research university, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. Its primary purpose is learning: students collaborating with faculty in teaching, research, creative expression, and service. The University of New Hampshire has a national and international agenda and holds land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant charters. The University serves New Hampshire and the region through continuing education, cooperative extension, cultural outreach, economic development activities, and applied research.
The Department of Kinesiology at the University of New Hampshire is currently seeking applicants for a Lecturer position with Open Rank in the Sport Studies major (focus on Sport Communications) with a start date of August, 2018. Courses that may be taught by the candidate include, but are not limited to include: Sport Industry, Sport Media Relations, Sport Broadcasting and Communications, Sport Law and Public Policy. Additional courses may focus on sociocultural or historical aspects of sport. Undergraduate advising within the Sport Studies major will also be required. In addition to teaching and advising, this position includes service to the University and professional service in the candidate's area of expertise.
Acceptable Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will have a terminal degree (Ph.D., J.D., Ed.D.: ABD considered) in Sport Management, Sport Communications, Sport Law, Sport Studies, or a related area. Candidates should show evidence of excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level. Preference will be given to individuals who have significant experience in the sport industry.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin January 2, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit your materials including a letter of application indicating how qualifications and experiences fit the requirements of the position, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three references via the following link (https://jobs.usnh.edu). For additional inquiries please contact:
Heather Barber, Ph.D. Chair of Sport Studies' Search Committee Department of Kinesiology University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824 (603) 862-2058 Heather.Barber@unh.edu
Special Requirements: A background check will be required as a condition of employment.
The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.