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Clinical Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Physical Education/Teacher Education - Towson University

State: TOWSON, MD
Position: Clinical Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Physical Education/Teacher Education
Deadline: March 31, 2020
Posted: February 6, 2020

Job Description / Duties

Physical Education/Teacher Education faculty provide high quality instruction in the classroom and learning experiences and supervision for student interns in K-12 schools. To support the program, this position will assist with internship coordination, program administration tasks, curricular activities, student recruitment, and student advising, as well as provide service to the department, college, university, profession and/or community.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Candidates must possess a master’s degree in Physical Education/Teacher Education or related area, have a minimum of 3 years teaching K-12 physical education, demonstrated competence in teaching, expertise to teach courses in physical education, health education and/or kinesiology related courses in health, wellness and fitness. Preference will be given to candidates with doctoral degrees, an established record of excellence in teaching in higher education, experience with internship supervision, accreditation and/or interdisciplinary teaching, and demonstrated success in working with diverse populations and students. Candidates wishing to be considered for the rank of associate clinical professor must have extensive successful experience in the Physical Education/Teacher Education discipline which includes, but is not limited to, experience supervising students in the K-12 school system, superior teaching ability, and administrative accomplishments.

Additional Information

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Application materials should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information (name, address, email, phone number) for at least three professional references. Submission of
materials as one PDF attachment is strongly encouraged.
Posted on our website at: https://www.towson.edu/provost/prospective/clinical-assistant-associate-professor-physical-teacher-education-chp-3346.html
Application materials should be sent to:
knesfacultysearch@towson.edu. Questions should be directed to Dr. Nicolas Knuth (nknuth@towson.edu), chair of the search committee.

A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

Please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/odeo/applicantdata.asp to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is: CHP-N-3346.

Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Salary: $65,000-$80,000

Contact Information

Application materials should be sent to:
knesfacultysearch@towson.edu. Questions should be directed to Dr. Nicolas Knuth (nknuth@towson.edu), chair of the search committee.

Employer Profile

Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls over 18,000 undergraduates and approaching 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.