Clinical Assistant Professor, Athletic TrainingPosition Number:
Faculty 9-10 MonthsTime-limited through:
N/AType of Appointment:
Full-Time, Non-Tenure-TrackFaculty Position Sub-Type:
ClinicalLength of Appointment:
9 monthsInternal Recruitment?:
Clinical & Applied Movement SciencesOrganization:
BROOKS COLLEGE OF HEALTH Division:
Academic Affairs - DIVCollege:
Brooks College of HealthApproved Hiring Salary Range:
Commensurate with trainingPay Basis:
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The Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences in the Brooks College of Health at the University of North Florida (UNF) invites applications for a full-time 9-month Clinical Assistant Professor position in the Athletic Training program. The faculty member will join an engaged group of faculty in a successful and established Athletic Training program.Job Function:
UNF strategically supports an aim to operate as a preeminent, vibrantly inclusive employer in higher education. The successful candidate should demonstrate a capacity to work among diverse constituencies in the immediate University community and beyond.
Responsibilities include teaching in the graduate Athletic Training Program; completing administrative and accreditation duties associated with the Program; mentoring/advising students; conducting research; and performing service to the university, college, department, and profession.Percentage Of Time:
The Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.
100%Faculty Position Required Qualifications:
Qualified candidates for the Clinical Assistant Professor position must have:Departmental Requirements:
-An earned doctoral degree in biomechanics, exercise science, sports medicine, or a related field.-Experience with administrative responsibilities in an Athletic Training Program and familiarity with the current CAATE accreditation standards.-Previous full-time academic appointment with teaching responsibilities in a Professional Athletic Training Program.-Evidence of an ongoing agenda of scholarship.-Previous clinical practice experience as an Athletic Trainer.-Certification and good standing with the Board of Certification.-Current Florida licensure or eligible for athletic training licensure in Florida.
This is not a remote position. The successful candidate will be required to work at the UNF campus in Jacksonville, Florida.
Preference will be given to applicants with:Statement(s) of Understanding Definition:
-Record of diverse teaching experiences and contemporary expertise in athletic training; special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in orthopedic examination, therapeutic interventions, and gross anatomy.-Record of student capstone or research project mentorship.-Evidence of experience with program directorship and/or program administration.-Evidence of professional service.-Ability to work collegially with faculty, staff, and students of diverse backgrounds.
UNF is committed to diversity and inclusivity and is particularly interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their interest, research, teaching, or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Background Check: This position requires a background check. In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check. Required Licensure or Certification:
Foreign Influence Review: Pursuant to Florida Statute 1010.35, this position requires additional information from all applicants seeking research or research-related positions prior to an interview or offer of employment. Applicants must fully complete the Foreign Influence Review section of their application. Additional documents (e.g., passport) may be required based on form responses.
Responsible Employee: The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator.
Board of CertificationMachines/Equipment used regularly:
Florida licensure or eligible for athletic training licensure in Florida
N/AAnticipated Start Date:
08/05/2024Job Posting Date:
08/18/2023Application Review Date:
10/02/2023Open Until Filled:
YesPoint of Contact Information:
Gabi Cueva (904) 620-2841Hiring Official:
Curt LoxLocation if not Jacksonville:
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