Instructional Assistant Professor
Request/Posting Number 0711614
Classification Title Instructional Assistant Professor
Working Title Instructional Assistant Professor - PE Teacher Education
Job Class # 700500
Type of Position Non-Tenure/Adjunct Faculty
Percent Appointment: 1-100 (For Student Employment and Graduate Assistant Only; state hours per week) 100
Department School of Kinesiology and Recreation - 05120000
Job Category Faculty - Non-Tenure (Adjunct)
General Summary The School of Kinesiology and Recreation invites applications for an Instructional Assistant Professor in Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE). This is a full time, non-tenure track position to begin August 16, 2019. The salary for this position is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in Physical Education Teacher Education, or a closely related discipline is required. A minimum of 5 years of teaching experience as a licensed K-12 physical educator and experience or ability to supervise PETE pre-service and or student teachers. State law mandates demonstrable oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide quality instruction in a variety of undergraduate PETE courses. Contribute to high quality professional practice supervision as assigned. The goal for this position is to fully integrate into the faculty in the PETE program and the School of Kinesiology and Recreation; the School encourages active participation in all program and school meetings. Engage in professional development by attending and presenting at state and or national organizations related to PETE.
*This position is represented by the Illinois State University Education Association and may have associated dues or fees.
Additional Information: The PETE Program is a part of the School of Kinesiology and Recreation (www.kinrec.ilstu.edu), located in the College of Applied Science and Technology (www.cast.ilstu.edu). The School of Kinesiology and Recreation is housed within the state of the art Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall building, which opened in January, 2011. The undergraduate program is accredited with national recognition by NCATE. There are approximately 175 undergraduate students majoring in Physical Education Teacher Education and 20 graduate students in the Physical Education Pedagogy sequence.
Illinois State University, founded in 1857, is the oldest public university in Illinois. There are approximately 20,500 students in the six colleges of Illinois State University. Illinois State University (www.illinoisstate.edu) is a fiscally sound university that is committed to fostering a small-college atmosphere with large-university opportunities. The campus is located in the twin cities of Bloomington-Normal, a thriving community of approximately 125,000 people and conveniently located approximately two hours from Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis.
Required Qualifications 1. Master's degree in Physical Education Teacher Education, or a closely related discipline
2. Minimum of 5 years of teaching experience as a licensed K-12 physical educator and experience or ability to supervise PETE pre-service and or student teachers
3. State law mandates demonstrable oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position.
4. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
Necessary Licenses/Certifications/Degrees 1. Master's degree in Physical Education Teacher Education, or a closely related discipline
Hiring Rate/Range Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Work Hours Varies
Proposed Starting Date: 08/16/2019
Posting date 02-07-2019
Closing date Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants To assure full consideration, please complete a faculty employment application. In the application, please include a letter of application, vita, and a list of three references by March 8, 2019.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Dr. Skip M. Williams
Phone: (309) 438-1114
Email: [email protected]
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or other state or federal law you may request an accommodation by contacting the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at 309-438-3383 or visit http://equalopportunity.illinoisstate.edu/ada/.
If you are having difficulty accessing the system, please call Human Resources at (309) 438-8311.
Contact Information School of KNR:
Dr. Skip M. Williams
Departmental Homepage http://www.kinrec.ilstu.edu/
Required Applicant Documents PLEASE NOTE: These documents are required to be submitted online in order to complete the application process. Please have these documents ready prior to clicking on "Apply For This Posting". Reference List
Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
Letter of Application
Optional Applicant Documents Certification of Retirement Annuity (required for SURS annuitants only)
Civil Service Test Not Applicable
Physical Requirements: Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:
1. Ability to effectively communicate on a daily basis.
2. Ability to conduct or attend meetings in various locations across campus.