Part Time Faculty - Health and Human Performance
Posting DetailsPosting Details Job Title Part Time Faculty - Health and Human Performance Location Alpine Department Kinesiology and Human Performance Job No. Posting Date 08/29/2018 End Date Until Filled Yes Appointment Date Salary $2,130.00 per 3 Credit Hour Course Required
Doctorate Degree in Exercise Science or other health Science or sports administration field.Preferred
Preference given to candidates with applied knowledge of the Online Learning Cortium’s best practice standards or those with at least 1 year demonstrated experience in online teaching at the graduate level.Primary Responsibilities
Responsible for instructio of online graduate level course work within the Master of Science in Health and Human Performance program. Must have academic and/or professiona expertise inone of the following domains: applied physiology *e.g. exercise and nutrition), coaching and sports administration, sports ethics and law, health education, motor learning, and bio-mechanics, or research and statistics. Experience teaching in an online environment with demonstrated skills using a learning management system (e.g. Blackboard) required.
Position is Security Sensitive.
Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.Other Information
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
The Department of Biology, Geology, and Physical Sciences offers BS and MS degrees in biology, chemistry, and geology. The graduate programs in Biology and Geology enrolls approximately thirty students each, primarily thesis seeking. Although research is encouraged, excellence in classroom instruction is the first priority of the department. Further information available on the department website (http://www.sulross.edu/BGPS)
Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (http://www.sulross.edu).
Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, completed Sul Ross Faculty Application, and three original letters of reference sent to Human Resources at https://sulross.peopleadmin.com/
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