Assistant/Associate Professor of Sport Management

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Sport Management

Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for two nine-month, tenure track faculty positions of Sport Management at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.


  • A teaching load of three courses in Fall and three in Spring is typical for tenure-track faculty members in the program, but alternative teaching loads may be negotiated with the department chair
  • Some service to the Department/College/University is expected, along with professional/community service
  • Candidates are expected to produce publishable academic research in reputable journals

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum degree: earned doctorate or the foreign equivalent is required.
  • Area of specialization: Sport Management or related field
  • Preferred
  • Ability to teach classes in our core curriculum, including Legal Aspects of Sports, Sports Information and Media, Sport Event Management, and Sport Facility Design and Management
  • Ability to teach elective courses not currently being offered in the program
  • Evidence of research productivity, including publication in reputable journals
  • Experience teaching in-person as well as online or hybrid courses

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs.

Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

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Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Georgia is an Open Records state.




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Posted: 9/15/2020
Application Due: 11/14/2020
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