Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Sport Management Data Analytics)

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Job Title: Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Sport Management Data Analytics)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48217
Department Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Sport Management, a unit in the College of Education at Florida State University. The department has four core content areas: Legal and Policy Issues, Management, Marketing, and Media and Cultural Studies. The faculty members are looking to add a colleague who will help develop an additional content area focused on Data Analytics.

Visit for more information about the Department.Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Candidates should be available to begin work in August 2021. The individual hired will be required to maintain an active research agenda, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, mentor master’s and doctoral students, seek external funding, and contribute to department and university growth through appropriate service activities.Qualifications Minimum qualifications for the position include an earned doctoral degree in Sport Management or field pertaining to data analytics (e.g., Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, or Finance). Qualified applicants should be able to teach and conduct research in relation to big data in sports using databases, machine learning techniques, visualization, automation, information systems/operations, SQL, R, Python, and/or other related programs. Qualified applicants must provide evidence of college/university teaching experience and evidence of successfully mentoring, or potential to successfully mentor, graduate students.Other Information The position is a nine-month, tenure-earning appointment. The anticipated start date for the position is August 9, 2021. Salary will be commensurate with an individual’s experience.Contact Info If you have questions about the position, please contact Dr. Joshua Newman at [email protected] Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Review of candidates will begin January 29, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants are required to complete FSU’s online application, providing all educational details and a curriculum vitae. Applications should also include work history and all education details (if applicable), even if attaching résumé. Applicants should include a letter of application explaining their qualifications for the position, names and contact information of three references, a copy of graduate school transcripts.

Official Transcripts, work samples (such as published work), and three written letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for an interview.Request Letters of Reference This position requires that you have three confidential professional letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf. Follow the steps below to request these letters through our system:

1) After submitting your application, click the Careers link;
2) Click the My References link;
3) Click the Send/View Reference Request button next to the appropriate position; and
4) Follow the steps on that page to send your references a system generated email requesting they submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

You may also return to the My References link and click on "Send/View Reference Request" to see if your references have responded, add additional references, or resend requests.Open until filled Review of candidates will begin January 29, 2021Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 11/30/2020
Application Due: 11/30/2032
Work Type: Full Time