The Department of Kinesiology in the School of Education and Health Sciences at North Central College has the following course opening for the spring 2020 semester.
Individuals interested in this position must possess a minimum of a Master's degree in a related area. Excellence in college level student centered teaching and work experience related to the course content is preferred. Experience in online course instruction is preferred, but not required. Applicants should indicate in their cover letter how their professional experiences qualifies them to teach this course.
Spring Semester – January 6, 2020 – April 29, 2020 SMGT 230 – Sport, Law, Ethics and Organization
Exposure to and analysis of legal and ethical issues surrounding the sport industry. Topics may include negligence, liability, and risk management; employment law, contract law, and negotiations; regulatory agencies and governance structures; theories of ethics, concepts of morality, personal philosophy regarding social responsibility, and professional code of ethics; the application of federal legislation, including Title IX and the Americans with Disabilities Act; and social issues such as sportsmanship, fan behavior, performance enhancing drugs, drug testing, and hazing. Students are provided a synopsis of applicable case law to support the issues and legislation presented.
Section 1 – 8:00am-9:35am
Section 2 – 1:45pm-3:30pm
Applicants are encouraged to apply to teach one or both sections of the course.
This course is currently planned for a blended format, 50% in person (occurring every Thursday during the semester) and 50% online. The instructor teaching in the format will be expected to participate in pre-course preparations with our NC Instructional Designer prior to spring 2020 to prepare for the online teaching portion. There is a possibility to move this course to completely face to face, meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays at the times listed above, but the priority is to offer it in a blended format.
Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. For more information, please visit: http://www.noctrl.edu.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, one page teaching philosophy statement, unofficial transcript, and contact information for three professional references.
North Central College values diversity and is committed to social justice, equity and inclusiveness. Experience working with diverse student populations and communities will be weighed in the candidate's favor.
Review of applications begins immediately until the position is filled. Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 6784
About North Central College
North Central College, founded in 1861, is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of 3000 students located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville, within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station. For information about the College, please visit the website at https://www.northcentralcollege.edu.