Assistant/Associate Professor (Professional Track Faculty) in KinesiologyPosition Type:
Non-Tenure StreamPosition Eclass:
FC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earnUniversity Information:
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:
The Kinesiology Department (http://www.uncg.edu/kin/) has 29 full‐time faculty in the sub-disciplines of Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Motor Behavior, Sport & Exercise Psychology, Community Youth Sport Development, and Pedagogical Kinesiology. The Department of Kinesiology is the 4th largest department at UNCG serving over 600 undergraduates and 180 graduate students. The department offers B.S., M.S., M.S.A.T., and Ph.D. degrees, as well as an online Ed.D. Our faculty have a history of excellent teaching, scholarship, and professional service, and the doctoral program was highly ranked in the most recent (2015, 2020) national rankings of doctoral programs in kinesiology. The Applied Sport Psychology program was ranked #8 for Best Sport Psychology Master’s Programs in 2022 by Sports Degrees Online. The department is one of ten departments or programs in the School of Health and Human Sciences (http://www.uncg.edu/hhs/) at UNCG and maintains a strong relationship with UNCG Athletics. The School offers support for both research (https://hhs.uncg.edu/office-of-research/) and instructional technology (https://hhs.uncg.edu/office-of-educational-innovation-and-design/what-we-do/).Position Summary:
The Department of Kinesiology is inviting applications for a 9‐month, professional track (PT) faculty position in Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology at the Assistant/Associate level. This position will provide instruction, training, and supervision for master’s students pursuing non-thesis degrees in Applied Sport Psychology with an emphasis on CMPC certification through the Association for Applied Sport Psychology.Minimum Qualifications:
- Minimum of earned doctoral degree in psychology, kinesiology, or related field.
- Current CMPC by the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP).
- Experience providing direct mental performance skills services.
- Interest and experience teaching undergraduate and/or graduate sport and exercise psychology courses.
- Experience with mentoring and supervising students or professionals in applied sport psychology.
The successful candidate will join faculty and staff at a minority-serving institution committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion (https://kin.uncg.edu/about-us/equity-diversity-inclusion/
) and will demonstrate evidence of commitment to teaching/mentoring individuals from diverse racial, socioeconomic, ability, and cultural backgrounds.Tenure Status:
Not on TrackSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applications should include Recruitment Range:
1) A detailed letter of interest, qualifications, and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion;
2) Current curriculum vitae;
3) A list of three references including name, address, email address, and phone number;
4) Two to three recommendation letters.
Competitive and commensurate with experience and qualificationsOrg #-Department:
Kinesiology - 13003Job Open Date:
08/12/2022For Best Consideration Date:
09/06/2022Open Until Filled:
1.000Type of Appointment:
PermanentNumber of Months per Year:
Hand Movement-Repetitive Motions - F, Hand Movement-Grasping - O, Holding - O, Finger Dexterity - F, Reading - F, Writing - F, Eye-hand coordination - F, Vision-Color Distinction - F, Vision-Preparing/Analyzing figures - F, Vision-Visual inspection - F, Hearing - F, Talking - F, Standing - O, Sitting - F, Walking - O, Lifting-0-30 lbs. - O, Lifting-30-60 lbs. - R, Pushing/Pulling - R, Climbing-Stairs - R, Bending - R, Squatting - R, Reaching - RWork Environment:
Night/Dark - R, Extreme noise levels - R, Inside - F, Outside - R, Chemical Spills - R