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Assistant Professor Physical Education Pedagogy - Springfield College

State: Springfield, MA
Position: Assistant Professor Physical Education Pedagogy
Deadline: January 11, 2019
Posted: November 30, 2018

Job Description / Duties

Interested candidates for this position will have an earned doctorate from a regional accredited institution in Physical Education or related discipline. Applicants who are ABD for the terminal degree may be considered depending on expected completion date. The successful candidate will teach physical education pedagogy and content courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Graduate coursework will include masters and doctoral level students. Teaching experience and content knowledge at the secondary level will be emphasized. Additional responsibilities include supervision of student teachers, academic advisement and graduate research advisement. School-based teaching experience at the elementary, middle and/or secondary level is required.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Springfield College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Physical Education Pedagogy. This is a nine-month, tenure-track appointment within the School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation beginning August 2019. Expertise in the field, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and a strong commitment to scholarly and service activities are expected. Preference will be given to candidates who can bring diverse perspectives to this growing department and who are motivated to help students succeed.

Additional Information

A letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references are required to complete the online application process.

Application screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Contact Information

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Employer Profile

Founded in 1885, Springfield College is a private, coeducational institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs that reflect its distinctive Humanics Philosophy – the education of the whole person in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to humanity. For more information, please visit the College’s homepage at