Institution: Mississippi State University Mississippi State Seal
Department: Department of Kinesiology
Position, Faculty Rank: Tenture-track, Assistant Professor
Summary and Application Deadline:

  •  The position requires a doctorate in kinesiology with an emphasis in sport studies/management or a related discipline. The research specialty is open.
  • Duties include: 1) conducting research, 2) teaching courses, 3) providing service (department, university, and profession), 4) mentoring and advising students, and 5) publishing in peer-reviewed venues.
  • ABD’s will be considered at the instructor level with the rank upgraded to assistant professor when all degree requirements are completed (no longer than a year from date of hire).
  • Evaluation of applications will continue until the position is filled.
  • The position start date is August, 2016.
  • Submit a letter, current vita, contact information for three references, and recent research manuscripts via the HRM site (
  • For more information please contact Dr. Stanley P. Brown, Head, Department of Kinesiology (

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