Assistant/Associate Professor of Sport Management and Undergraduate Business (37035)

Pfeiffer University

United States

August 1, 2022


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Job Location

Misenheimer Campus - Misenheimer, NC

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Master's Degree

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Pfeiffer University seeks applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Sport Management and Undergraduate Business, to support the overall mission and vision of Pfeiffer University through excellence in teaching and advising students in the Sport Management and Undergraduate Business programs at the Misenheimer, NC campus.

The successful candidate will teach a minimum of 24 credit hours annually in a 9-month contract with the flexibility for online teaching.

Top candidates considered will effectively demonstrate a teaching, leadership and collegial style which favors an open-minded, collaborative, innovative, growth mindset and demonstrable results-oriented focus. The successful candidate will also have a commitment to the principles of servant leadership, an ability to work with and mentor traditional undergraduate and non- traditional adult students, join committees on campus to serve the institution, and have a history of active organizational and civic engagement.

Pfeiffer University is a private, Liberal Arts University, affiliated with the United Methodist Church, whose mission is to prepare servant leaders for life- long learning. We are a teaching institution and the undergraduate business program faculty enjoy success by teaching through innovative, unique, and multi-modal pedagogies. The main campus is located in Misenheimer, approximately 40 miles northeast of Charlotte, NC and satellite locations in Albemarle, NC. Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, a 403b retirement account, and tuition benefits at Pfeiffer and other member institutions. Compensation is based upon education and experience.

Review of applicants will begin immediately, and will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Start date: August 1, 2022. Applicants should visit www. for more information on the University. Please upload with your application a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., syllabi, course evaluations, peer observations), three letters of reference which attest to above listed candidate qualifications, and a statement of your teaching and leadership philosophy.

  • Ph.D. preferred in Sport Management or related field from a regionally or nationally accredited university.
  • Previous teaching and sport practitioner experience is preferred.
  • Preferred qualifications include: a Teaching areas to include: Sport Marketing, Sport Analytics, Event & Facility Management, Sociology of Sport, General Business Marketing and other closely related topics.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully develop and implement project­-based learning experiences and other innovative pedagogical teaching methods.
  • Ability to effectively teach across all facets of the Sport Management Curriculum, which can be found at: https:// www.
  • Teaching areas to include, Sport Marketing, Sport Analytics, Event & Facility Management, Sociology of Sport, General Business Marketing, and other closely related topics.
  • Ability to maintain office hours per the faculty handbook.