| LOCATION: Physical Mission Division/Physical Education Department, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD |
DATE CLOSES: Application review will begin on May 15, 2017 and will continue until this position is filled.
ABOUT THE U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY: As a historic officer accession program and premier undergraduate university, the United States Naval Academy has its own unique niche amongst American educational institutions. Our talented civilian faculty and staff are united by one common purpose--to develop the next generation of leaders for our naval service. In order to deliver on this promise to our nation, we recruit from all segments of society to find faculty, instructors, and support staff who model the highest professional standards. Every year more than one million people tour "the Yard" to experience what our employees already know the United States Naval Academy is a special place, with a special purpose. Those selected for employment will find challenging and rewarding work; state-of-the-art facilities which inspire academic and athletic excellence; the benefits of Federal employment; and exceptional quality-of-life.
POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Department of Physical Education invites applicants for a non-tenure-track faculty position with specific expertise teaching climbing and combative. The incumbent will teach classes in the Physical Education Curriculum, and manage the Academy’s world class indoor track facility.
This position is for 1-2 years commencing as early as 16 August 2017. Annual salary range and benefits for this position are competitive and dependent on the incumbents’ background and experience. DUTIES OF THIS POSITION: Assist with teaching, administration and supervision of the Physical Education curriculum and activities relating to the physical mission, including training and development of the midshipmen as assigned. Serve as the manager of the indoor track facility. Adhere to and enforce all policies and procedures of the Naval Academy, NAAA and NCAA. Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of students, to include counseling midshipmen in academic, disciplinary, and personal matters, as appropriate. Participate in the semester testing of the Brigade Physical Fitness Assessment. Perform other duties as assigned by the Head of Physical Education, and the Athletic Director. MINIMUM AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: (Minimum requirements) previous teaching in a activities based program at the college level. Five (5) years of experience teaching climbing and combative. Prior military experience. Ability to develop and implement Operational Risk Management programs for climbing and combative curriculums. A thorough understanding of military protocols. The position requires a minimum of a Master’s Degree, and teaching experience in two or more of the following areas: Gymnastics, Boxing, Marital Arts, Climbing, and Weight Training. U.S. Citizenship is required.
(Preferred qualifications) Prior varsity athletic experience at an elite level.
HOW TO APPLY FOR POSITION: Applicants should submit a brief cover letter, describing their qualifications and research interests, their curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. Application review will begin 15 May 2017. Applications should be sent to Dr. Tom Virgets, Senior Associate Athletic Director/Head Physical Education USNA via email email@example.com
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