Associate Professor, Sport Management Program

  • Columbia International University
  • Columbia, SC
  • May 03, 2021
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

CIU School of Business and Professional Studies (SBPS) is seeking an Associate Professor Sport Management Faculty to teach in and provide curriculum design and development for SBPS/Coaching Skills, Coaching/Leadership, and related courses and disciplines within SBPS and the SBPS Sport Management program. The successful candidate will demonstrate success in coaching college-level teams, proficiency in classroom teaching skills (in-person and online), and a commitment to advising, recruiting and retaining students. The successful candidate will meet the instructional and accreditation requirements and standards of SBPS and the University, including but not limited to a demonstrated commitment to CIU's Core Values.

SOME DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE:

  • Teach 7-8 undergraduate sport management related courses per academic year (faculty workload is calculated at 24 semester hours), with initial emphasis on new coaching and coaching skills program development.
  • Actively engage in student mentoring and advisement.
  • Assist with student recruitment and retention.
  • Assist with program growth, strategic planning, curriculum design and course review to ensure consistency with CIU's institutional mission and School of Business program objectives. 
  • Participate in external community and professional development activities as requested.
  • Provide supervision of students in field internship courses as necessary.
SOME REQUIREMENTS ARE:
  • At least three years successfully coaching one or more collegiate sports within a recognized NCAA or NCCAA conference required.
  • Head coaching experience for collegiate sports team required.
  • At least three years teaching coaching-related courses in the classroom within a university/collegiate Sport Management program required.
  • At least three years of experience teaching effectively at an accredited university.
  • Active engagement/membership in professional coaching associations preferred. 
  • Knowledge of the professional disciplines associated with Sport Management.
  • Demonstrated commitment to CIU's Mission and Core Values.
  • Ph.D/Ed.D or equivalent in Sport Management, Coaching, Sport Administration, Sport Leadership, Coaching, or closely-related field. Coaching certifications preferred. 
  • Master's in Sport Management or closely-related discipline required.

BENEFITS

CIU provides a benefits package that includes 100% of the employee's cost of membership in the Health Plan; a 401(k) plan with match opportunity, vacation, discounted tuition Pre3K-Master's, and more.

Qualified candidates may access the FULL job description and complete the CIU Employment Application by going to the Employment page at www.ciu.edu.

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