Position InformationWorking Title Assistant Professor
Position Number 610698 Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time Tenure Track Yes FTE 1=9/10 month -Faculty only If time limited, duration date
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The primary purpose of the Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration is to provide students within the department the skills and knowledge needed to secure jobs and careers in the area of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration. Another purpose is to prepare students to attend graduate school at the Master and Ph.D. levels.
The mission of the department Kinesiology and Recreation Administration is to prepare quality professionals in the areas of Kinesiology, Physical Education and Recreation Administration, facilitate practical and action-based research and scholarly inquiry. The undergraduate Kinesiology Degree program offers concentrations in Fitness and Wellness, Strength and Conditioning, Sports Medicine, and Physical Education.
The Recreation Administration degree program offers concentrations in Parks and Recreation Management, Recreational Sport Management with Business Minor, Recreational Sport Management with Sports Coaching Minor, and Recreational Therapy. We embrace and promote lifelong opportunities for learning and participation that contribute to healthy lifestyles. Our constituency consists of undergraduate and graduate students, the University Community, the local community, allied groups, organizations and practitioners. The three interrelated units of Kinesiology; Physical Education; and Recreation Administration serve our constituents through teaching, research endeavors, and service designed to prepare professionals that will impact the well-being of society as a whole.
Primary Purpose of Position
Teach graduate and undergraduate courses in kinesiology i.e. motor learning, motor development, evaluation and measurement and other related courses. Conduct research and seek external funding, engage in scholarly activities, participate in department/college curricular and programmatic development. The undergraduate program offers concentrations in Fitness and Wellness, Strength and Conditioning, Sports Medicine, and Physical Education. The Recreation Administration program offers concentrations in Parks and Recreation Management, Recreational Sport Management with Business Minor, Recreational Sport Management with Sports Coaching Minor, and Recreational Therapy and serve on committees at all levels of the University, serve as an academic advisor, and develop community and interdisciplinary collaborations. fill in
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Applicants must provide evidence of
Applicants must provide evidence of
serving on departmental, college, university and external committees.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
·Any certifications in Exercise sciences related fields is preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Posting Detail InformationPosting Number EPA02732P
Open Date 01/19/2023 Date desired for closing or initial review Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Date Position Available 07/01/2023 Special Instructions to Applicants COVID Compliance
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