POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT SPORT MANAGEMENT
Position: Assistant Professor in Kinesiology and Sports Studies - tenure track position available.
Responsibilities: The candidate's primary responsibility will be to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Sport management content areas, including Legal Aspects of Sport, Ethics in sport, Sport Governance, and other professional courses based on departmental need. Additional responsibilities and expectations include mentoring undergraduate and graduate students.
Qualifications: Doctorate with strong preparation in Sport Management is preferred, ABD required. Preference will be given to candidates with University teaching experience (2 years preferred).
Starting Date: August 16, 2012
The University and Community: Eastern Illinois University places priority on teaching excellence for a student body in a residential setting. Approximately 10,000 on-campus students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs. Non-traditional and part-time students are enrolled in programs at both on- and off-campus sites. Eastern offers faculty a wide range of research and public service activities. The University is located in east central Illinois and combines the benefits of a community of 20,000 with access to several large cities, including Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.
Closing Date: Review of applications to begin October 1, 2011 and continue until campus interviews are scheduled.
Applications: Send letter of application, vita, transcripts of course work, with an official transcript from the institution from which highest degree was earned, and three reference letters to Dr. Jill Owen, Chairperson, Department of Kinesiology & Sports Studies, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920-3099.
Affirmative Action: Eastern Illinois University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community.
Dr. Jill Owen
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920