Full-time Temporary Faculty Kinesiology & Rec. Admin: Physical Education Pedagogy
Temporary Faculty Position
Starting August 2017
Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration
Humboldt State University is committed to achieving the goals of equal opportunity and endeavors to employ faculty and staff of the highest quality reflecting the ethnic and cultural diversity of the state
DESCRIPTION: Humboldt State University's Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration invites applications for an academic year full-time, (1.0 timebase) temporary faculty position in Physical Education Pedagogy for academic year 2017/18. Initial appointment will be for the Fall 2017 semester. Subsequent reappointment for Spring 2018 will be contingent upon satisfactory performance evaluation, budget and programmatic need.
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary is dependent on the appointee's qualifications and experience. The current California State University Salary Schedule is available at: http://apptrkr.com/get_redirect.php?id=982796&targetURL= The current California State University Salary Schedule is available at: http://www.humboldt.edu/aps/docs/salary/Salary-Schedule.pdf.
Humboldt State University provides an excellent benefits package for faculty. Information about the benefits plans can be found at: http://www.humboldt.edu/forms/node/934.
Professional Qualifications: An earned MS/MA or equivalent in Kinesiology or related field from an accredited college or university is required at the time of appointment. An earned doctorate or equivalent degree in Kinesiology or related field from an accredited college or university at time of appointment is preferred.
The successful candidate must demonstrate the following:
- Record of, or potential for, effective teaching in physical education pedagogy and adapted physical education using a variety of methodologies;
- Commitment and/or experience promoting and fostering a learning environment that is supportive of individuals from diverse backgrounds.
At the time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services to work in the United States. For information on University support for visa acquisition for temporary faculty, please visit: http://www.humboldt.edu/aavp/visiting-faculty.
Evidence of degree(s) is required at time of hire.
Professional Duties: Instructional assignments may include: Concepts of Teaching courses, Adapted Physical Education, Adapted Physical Education Programs, Elementary Methods, Secondary Methods, Curriculum and Instructional Strategies, Foundations of Kinesiology, Senior Seminar, Motor Assessment, Sport Pedagogy, and supervision of student teachers. Instructional assignments will be consistent with the programmatic needs of the department and students.
The primary professional responsibilities of instructional faculty members in temporary positions are teaching, maintaining office hours and working collaboratively and productively with colleagues.
General Information: The Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration houses undergraduate programs in Kinesiology and Recreation Administration and a graduate program in Kinesiology. The Kinesiology major has 500 major and minor students. Additional information about the Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration can be found at: http://www.humboldt.edu/kra/.
Application: Qualified candidates should submit electronically the following materials:
- Letter of application;
- Curriculum vita
- An Application for Academic Employment: http://humboldt.edu/aps/docs/forms/download.php?f=Academic_Employment_Application;
- Supplemental Application for Academic Employment: http://www.humboldt.edu/applicantsurvey/;
- Graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are sufficient for initial review); and
- Names and contact information of three professional references.
Application Deadline: This position is open until filled. First consideration will be given to completed applications received no later than April 17, 2017. Early response is encouraged.
Application materials should be submitted as a single PDF document, in the order listed above, to:
In letter of application, please refer to Job #7229.
Please direct any questions pertaining to this position to:
Dr. Rock Braithwaite, Search Committee Chair
Department of Kinesiology and Recreation Administration
Humboldt State University
One Harpst Street
Arcata, California 95521-8299
Phone (707) 826-4543
It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide complete and accurate employment information. Evidence of required degree(s), certifications(s), or licenses(s) will be required prior to the appointment date. A background check (including a criminal records check, employment verification, and education verification) must be completed satisfactorily as a condition of employment with the CSU. Certain positions may also require a credit check, motor vehicle report, and/or fingerprinting through Live Scan service. Adverse findings from a background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. All CSU employees are obligated to respond to and report incidents of sexual harassment and sexual violence. The successful candidate for this position will be mandated to receive relevant training on an annual basis. The person holding this position is considered a &lsquo;mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
Humboldt State University is a Title IX/Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status. If accommodations need to be made during the recruitment and interview process, please contact Human Resources at (707) 826-3626 or firstname.lastname@example.org.