The Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh is accepting applications for a 12-month, non-tenure stream assistant professor position. The successful candidate will assume responsibility for teaching Athletic Training specific course content, advising and mentoring students in Athletic Training, maintaining an active line of scholarly productivity, and participating in department, school and university governance and service, along with other roles as determined by the Athletic Training program director.
Terminal degree (PhD, EdD) in Athletic Training, Sports Medicine or related area
Evidence of college or university teaching in a CAATE -accredited curriculum
Demonstrated evidence of scholarly productivity
Knowledge of CAATE accreditation process
BOC , Inc. Athletic Trainer for minimum of five (5) years
Licensure in the state of Pennsylvania or eligible
Minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience as an athletic trainer
Background in developing distance education models
The start date for the position will be January 1, 2019. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and until the position is filled. Interviewing of candidates will commence once a sufficient and competitive number of qualified candidates has been identified. Salary will be commensurate with experience and include all benefits such as health insurance, retirement, and tuition discounts at the University of Pittsburgh for both self and family. The position will be a 12-month appointment outside the tenure stream, within the Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.
Additional information describing the Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition and the Athletic Training program can be found at http://www.shrs.pitt.edu/SMN/ .
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality, opportunity , human dignity and diversity.
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