Clinical Assistant Professor in Physical Education Pedagogy

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LogoPosting NumberFAC00080PO19Advertised TitleClinical Assistant Professor in Physical Education PedagogyCampusColumbiaCollege/DivisionCollege of EducationDepartmentCED Physical EducationAdvertised Salary RangeSalary is competitive commensurate with experience.Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week37.5Position CategoryFull-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis 9 monthsWork CountyRichlandTenure InformationNon-Tenure-TrackJob Search CategoryFaculty About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

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The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers state employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

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The Department of Physical Education and Athletic Training at the University of South Carolina seeking applications for a full-time (9-month) Clinical Assistant Professor in physical education pedagogy to begin August 2019.

The successful candidate will be expected to manage a 4/4 teaching load or the equivalent that may include: (1) teaching physical education and/or adapted physical education instruction and curriculum courses at the undergraduate and master’s level; (2) supervising students in practicum classes and in student teaching; (3) assisting with the coordination of undergraduate and graduate activities outside the classroom and (4) demonstrating a commitment to outstanding teaching.

Required Education and Experience

Candidates must have (1) an earned doctorate, (2) evidence of previous college level teaching, and (3) an ability to work cooperatively with colleagues. Preference will be given to applicants who possess (1) K-12 and teaching experience; (2) expertise in adapted physical education; and (3) expertise in alternative course delivery, teaching with technology, and/or distributed learning formats.

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Desired Start Date08/16/2019Job Open Date07/15/2019Job Close Date07/22/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicant

The College of Education application process is conducted through electronic communication. Application materials accepted online include a: (1) letter of application (2) current curriculum vitae, (3) list of at least three professional references to include e-mail addresses and phone numbers, and (4) copy of unofficial academic transcript(s) (PLEASE NOTE-official copies will be required of finalists).

PLEASE NOTE: The submission of three (3) letters of recommendation will be required for all finalists.

Review of completed applications will begin immediately.

Inquiries should be addressed to Dr. Lynda Nilges, Search Committee Chair, [email protected]

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by July 22, 2019.

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. List of References and Contact Information
    Optional Documents
    1. Letter of Recommendation 1
    2. Letter of Recommendation 2
    3. Letter of Recommendation 3




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    Posted: 7/16/2019
    Application Due: 7/22/2019
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