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Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor - Sport Leadership & Management

Posted: 05/26/2024

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Job no: 503270
Department: Sport Leadership & Management
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Categories: Teaching
Status: Full Time
Temporary: Yes
Website: https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/503270

 

Job Summary:
Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach courses in sport management and introduction to sport analytics. Appointment begins August, 2024.

Sport Leadership and Management (SLAM) is a growing program of 600+ undergraduate students and 40+ graduate students. The mission of SLAM is to prepare students to succeed in leadership positions in the sport industry (recreational to professional, youth to adult) by providing them with knowledge and skills to critically analyze and innovatively engage in the business and culture of sport. The SLAM undergraduate students can major in sport management, coaching, sport journalism, or sport media and communication and minor in sport management, coaching or sport analytics. The Masters of Science in Sport Leadership is a research-based, critical study of sport practices, structures, performance, and culture, for students interested in careers in mental performance consulting, coaching, sport management, and doctoral study towards higher education careers.

College of Education, Health and Society (EHS): Founded in 1902, the College of Education, Health, and Society was Miami University’s first professional school and home to Miami’s first graduate of color. CEHS continues to lead the way with the highest percentage of diverse students and faculty across the university. The College embraces the rich opportunities available for cross-disciplinary collaboration across its six departments (Educational Leadership; Educational Psychology; Family Science and Social Work; Kinesiology, Nutrition, and Health; Sport Leadership and Management; and Teacher Education).

 

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in sport management, sport analytics, data analytics or closely-related field required by date of appointment for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor. Master's degree in sport management, sport analytics, data analytics or closely-related field by date of appointment for appointment as Instructor.

 

Desired Qualifications:
  • Consideration may be given to candidates with: 1) evidence of high-quality instruction; 2) experience teaching sport management or sport analytics courses at the undergrad and graduate level, or 3) sport industry experience with business analytics.


 

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Adam Beissel at abeissel@miamioh.edu.  

 

Diversity Statement:
Miami University is committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all.

For more information on Miami University’s diversity initiatives, please visit the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion webpage. For more information on Miami University’s mission and core values, please visit the Mission and Core Values webpage.

 

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Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or 513-529-3560.
 
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Benefit Eligible:

Yes
 

Date to Begin Screening Applicants:
Screening of applications will begin June 13, 2024 and will continue until the position is filled.

 

A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact ADAFacultyStaff@Miamioh.edu or (513) 529-3560.

Advertised: 30 May 2024 Eastern Daylight Time

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