Kinesiology and Health Studies, Full-Time, Temporary, Non-Tenure Track, Visiting Assistant Prof...

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College/Department Overview

The College of Education and Professional Studies currently has 100 full-time and over 100 part-time faculty organized in seven departments. The college offers 23 undergraduate majors and 28 graduate majors. All teacher education programs are CAEP accredited. Other programs are recognized at the state and national levels with accreditations by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the American Dietetic Association (ADA), the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR), and the Oklahoma Educational Quality and Accountability Commission (OEQA). UCO's College of Education and Professional Studies has an enrollment of nearly 4,800 students, about one-fourth of whom are graduate students. For further information see our website at

Position Overview

Visiting faculty are employed by the university to teach or perform research for a limited time. This is a non-tenure track, temporary position. Service or research may be expected.

Department Specific Essential Job Functions

The individual in this position will be primarily responsible for teaching and serving as the Clinical Coordinator to the Master's in Athletic Training Education program.  As the Clinical Coordinator, the faculty member will provide oversight of studnet clinical progression, student assignment to athletic training clinical experiences (s), regular communication with preceptors as well as professional development of preceptors, and selection and evaluation.  Participation in service-related duties within the acedemic unit, College, University and broader profession is also expected

Qualifications/Experience Required

An earned doctorate degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval).

Qualifications/Experience Preferred

Primary consideration to the earned terminal / and or masters degree in athletic training.  Individuals with an earned clinical or academic doctorate (DAT, PhD, EdD) in athletic training or related field are preferred.  The individual must have contemporary expertise in athletic training, be certified and in good standing with the athletic training Board of Certification, possess licensure in athletic training.  Provide evidence of previous clinical practice in athletic training. 


Demonstrate experince in University teaching.  Provide evidence of at least two years of Board of Certification, certified athletic training experience.  Excellent organizational abilities and professional written and oral communication skills.  Prior supervision of Athletic Training students required.  Assist with CAATE accreditation.  

Physical Demands

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.




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Posted: 4/5/2019
Application Due: 6/11/2020
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