Sport Management Lecturer (Category II)

Denver, CO
May 25, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Summary
The candidate will be an integral member of the Sport Management program, as well as the Department of Human Performance and Sport and will be required to follow those responsibilities outlined in the MSU Denver Handbook for Professional Personnel.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Number

Position Title
Sport Management Lecturer (Category II)

Position Number
F 595

Salary for Announcement
Commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Category

HPS - Human Performance & Sport

EClass Code
FT Faculty-10 mo with benes

Responsibilities include the following: 1) teach 15 credit hours per semester of undergraduate coursework and 2) advise undergraduate students in the Sport Management program. Specific responsibilities include teaching undergraduate Sport Management courses in two or more of the following content areas: Sport Finance and Economics, Sport Facilities, Sport Marketing and Promotions, Sport Communication, Sport Law, Sport Sociology, Sport Analytics or International Sport. The candidate should have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills that promote strong collaborations in the sports industry and they should be able to assist with assessment and program accreditation.

Required Qualifications
Master's Degree in Sport Management, Sport Administration, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications
*Doctorate in Sport Management, Sport Administration or related field.
*Expertise or specialization in two or more of the sport management content areas listed.
*Relevant work experience in the sport industry.
*Evidence of ability to teach and advise effectively.
*Experience with COSMA accreditation guidelines and assessment of student learning outcomes.
*Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Posting date

Closing Instructions
Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

Special Instructions to Applicants
Submit 1) a cover letter of application describing your professional activities as they relate to the criteria listed above. In your narrative, please organize your letter using the subheadings: Responsibilities, Required Qualifications, and Preferred Qualifications as listed above; 2) a current curriculum vitae; 3) evidence of teaching experience (if applicable) submitted as "other document"; 4) unofficial college transcripts combined into one document; 5) three professional references and their contact information.

Dr. Colleen Colles
Professor, Sport Management
Department of Human Performance and Sport
Metropolitan State University of Denver
P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 25
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Email: [email protected]
P: 303-615-1329

Complete applications received by June 6th, 2018 will receive full consideration. This position is open until filled.


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