Assistant/Associate Professor in Sport Management
Founded in 1845, Wittenberg is a nationally ranked, private, liberal arts college related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and has an enrollment of about 2,000 students. Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Wittenberg has an exceptional staff and award-winning faculty who share a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and development of students into successful global citizens. Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills in Springfield Ohio, Wittenberg is easily accessible from Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.
The department of Health, Fitness and Sport at Wittenberg University is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Sport Management. This is a full-time, tenure track position, depending upon candidate's qualifications and experience, beginning August, 2018. Applicants should be able to demonstrate teaching experience and specialization in sport management, including sport law, sport marketing, ethics in sport management, event planning and facility management, sport management policy and related areas. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead and further develop the sport management major as well as contribute to other programs within the HFS dept. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate college-level teaching effectiveness, show expertise in the field of sport industry, and a commitment to a liberal arts & sciences education.
A Ph.D. in a related field is required (ABD doctoral candidates will be considered) and NASSM certification is desired.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Wittenberg is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society at-large. Please see our notice of nondiscrimination housed on our website.
To apply, please set-up an account and apply through our online system. Then, upload the following documents in MS Word or Adobe Acrobat format:
- Curriculum vitae
- Statement of teaching philosophy
- Complete transcripts (scanned copies acceptable)
Complete applications should also include three letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation should be on letterhead and emailed as PDF's (preferred) to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed directly to Dr. Steven Dawson, Professor and Chair HFS, Wittenberg University, PO Box 720, Springfield, OH 45501-0720.
If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the application process please contact the Wittenberg Human Resources department at 937.327.7517.