Assistant Professor

Job description

Kinesiology & Health:  Tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach courses in Sport Analytics, direct the Sport Analytics Summer Academy, maintain an active research agenda, advise undergraduate and graduate students, and provide service to the institution.  Position begins Summer 2020.

Require:  A Ph.D. in Sport Analytics, Sport Management, Sport Administration, or closely-related field (such as Data Analytics, Economics, Statistics) required by date of appointment.

Consideration may be given to candidates with 1) evidence of high-quality instruction; 2) experience teaching sport analytics courses at the college level including, but not limited to, Sport Analytics, Database Programming, Regression Modeling, Data Visualization, and Sport Economics and Finance; 3) evidence of scholarship in sport management, analytics, or closely-related field; and 4) experience or evidence of leading academic programming.

Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research plans, and teaching philosophy to  Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in application.  For inquiries about posting, contact Dr. Brody Ruihley at [email protected].  Screening of applications will begin September 13, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Posted: 6/27/2019
Application Due: 8/26/2019
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