Instructor-School of Kinesiology

Ball State University

United States

December 16, 2022

Description

Posting Details Position Title Instructor-School of Kinesiology

Additional Information

The School of Kinesiology at Ball State University is seeking part-time semester instructors who are qualified to teach face-to-face or online courses in one or more of the following disciplines: aquatics, exercise science, physical education, sport administration, physical fitness wellness, sport and exercise psychology, sports performance, biomechanics, athletic coaching education, exercise physiology, or athletic training.

The School of Kinesiology is currently one of six academic units in the College of Health at Ball State University. The School is housed in the Health and Physical Activity (HP) complex on the Ball State University campus. We are committed to providing an exceptional educational experience for students, advancing the knowledge base of our disciplines through research, and serving the university, profession, and community. Currently, there are nearly 800 undergraduate students enrolled in the five undergraduate majors, 90 minors, and nearly 140 graduate students enrolled in one of eight graduate programs.

Inclusive Excellence Statement

At Ball State University, inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.

Benefits and Community Relocation https: // www. bsu.edu/about/administrativeoffices/humanresources/jobs/working- at-ball-state/relocation Appointment Type Other Length of Appointment PT Semester Description

The School of Kinesiology at Ball State University is seeking part-time semester instructors who are qualified to teach face-to-face or online courses in one or more of the following undergraduate disciplines: aquatics, exercise science, physical education, sport administration, or physical fitness and wellness; or in one or more of the following graduate disciplines: Sport and Exercise Psychology, Sport Administration, Sports Performance, Biomechanics, Athletic Coaching Education, Exercise Physiology, and Athletic Training. 1. Teach one to three credit hour courses. 2. Create a standardized syllabus. 3. Be available to students. 4. Manage Canvas course site and submit grades. Also, under the direction of the Program Coordinator: • Develop and manage syllabus materials. The adjunct Instructor is responsible for selecting and compiling tests, assignments and/or online discussion exercises that permit measurement of performance relative to course learning objectives and student learning outcomes. • Coordinate courseware and curriculum with the Program Coordinator. The adjunct Instructor is responsible for reviewing any textbook and other courseware changes with the Program Coordinator and other full-time faculty teaching the course. • Facilitate class instruction. The adjunct Instructor is responsible for teaching the assigned class in accordance with learning objectives and student learning outcomes. • Administer evaluations of student performance based on course deliverables and course rubrics. Original official transcripts and licensure/credentials in respective field of expertise are required at time of appointment.

The applicant pool will be used for up to one year from the posting date to hire individuals.

Minimum Qualifications

For undergraduate classes, earned master's degree from an accredited college or university by time of appointment in aquatics, exercise science, physical education, sport administration, wellness, kinesiology, health education, or closely related field (must have a minimum of 18 credit- hours of graduate courses in the relevant discipline); for graduate classes, must have earned a terminal degree by time of appointment.

Authorization to work in the US Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. Preferred Qualifications

Teaching experience in a college setting. Prior work experience in respective field of expertise.

Required Certifications/Licensures

Licensure or credentials in respective field of expertise.

Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background check. Position Title(s) Supervised

None.

EEO Statement

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

About Ball State University

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master's, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. We engage students in educational, research, and creative endeavors that empower our graduates to have fulfilling careers and meaningful lives enriched by lifelong learning and service, while we enhance the economic, environmental, and social vitality of our community, our state, and our world.

Department School of Kinesiology:900030 Department Information Department Email or Phone Number 765-285-8746

Posting Number 202100814F

Number of Vacancies multiple Desired Start Date 01/10/2022 Position End Date 12/16/2022 Posting Date 11/16/2021 Applications Accepted Through Date 12/15/2021 Open Until Filled No Information regarding transcripts The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Special Instructions Summary

Proof of licensure/credentials may be uploaded in the “Licenses/Certifications” section of the Applicant Documents section.

In the Applicant Documents section of this application, you have the option provide an inclusive excellence statement describing how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State University through your teaching, research, and/or service. Please include examples of your contributions when possible. Word limit 500. Applicants selected for interview will be required to provide this statement.

Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents

  • Master's Transcripts
  • Doctorate Transcripts
  • Licenses/Certifications
  • Inclusive Excellence Statement
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