Job location: San Antonio TAMUSA Employment Type:
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R-038207 Job Title
Lecturer of Health and KinesiologyAgency
Texas A&M University - San AntonioDepartment
College Of Education And Human DevelopmentProposed Minimum Salary
San Antonio, TexasJob Type
The Health & Kinesiology program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio is a growing department with approximately 400 majors. Undergraduate students choose between three concentrations: Pre- Physical Therapy, Exercise Science, and Physical Education as well as a minor in Health. We also offer a Master’s of Science in Kinesiology. Our faculty members are actively involved in research and in professional organizations in their respective fields.
The College of Education & Human Development, Department of Counseling, Health & Kinesiology, seeks candidates for a Lecturer in Health & Kinesiology for fall, 2021. The appointment is to teach a broad range of courses in physical education and exercise science at the undergraduate level, the equivalent of four 3-credit hour courses during fall and spring semesters.
This is a grant-funded position. Grant funded positions are time-limited and are contingent upon sufficient grant funding.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will join an intellectually stimulating and innovative academic environment that embraces diversity.
Candidate will also work collaboratively with faculty to build a comprehensive Health & Kinesiology program supporting diverse populations.
The supervision of field based students, student teachers, and internship students are also possible.
Mentorship and advisement of students are essential in addition to the involvement in campus activities and other responsibilities, as deemed necessary. Quality performance will be expected in teaching, student mentorship, community service, as well as active university committee participation.
Teaching assignments equivalent to four 3-credit hour courses during fall and spring semesters may include day, evening, and weekend courses.
Required Education and Experience:
A Masters in Health & Kinesiology or related field from a regionally accredited institution.
Ability to work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to students, employees, and the community.
Ability to multitask.
Preferred Education and Experience
Experience teaching Health & Kinesiology-related coursework at a college/university. Knowledge and skills with laboratory-based equipment for teaching purposes.
Familiarity with the non-traditional commuter setting. Experience teaching online and hybrid formats.
Applicants must complete an online profile and submit a letter of interest and a current CV/resume with three references.
Applications for the position are online at http://www.tamusa.edu/humanresources/job-opportunities/index.html. Please apply online with the required documents - cover letter, curriculum vitae, and unofficial transcripts from conferring institutions.
The review of applications will begin immediately and position is open until filled.
Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, three original letters of recommendation less than one year old and bearing the writer's actual signature, as well as official transcripts from each degree-granting institution must be received directly by the College of Education & Human Development.
Please address questions to:
Search Committee Chair – Kinesiology
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Education & Human Development
1 University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator (e.g., AACRAO; http://www.aacrao.org/credential/index.htm).
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.
Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position. The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary. If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
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All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
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