Assistant Professor in Kinesiology (Sport Psychology)

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Position type: Faculty / Instructor Tenure Track
Location: Brockport
Division/Equivalent: Academic Affairs
School/Unit: School of Education, Health & Human Services
Department/Office: Kinesiology, Sport Studies & Physical Education
Categories: Faculty

The Department of Kinesiology, Sports Studies, and Physical Education (KSSPE) at The College at Brockport – SUNY is seeking an Assistant Professor, tenure track position in Kinesiology to begin August 20, 2018.


The College at Brockport is part of the State University of New York System, located outside of Rochester, New York.  Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport is a nationally recognized four-year comprehensive public college focused on student success.

The Department of KSSPE maintains the largest student enrollment on campus and houses five majors (Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Physical Education Teacher Education, and Sport Management).  Kinesiology is a growing major with a broad liberal arts focus.  Many of our majors pursue careers in health and fitness industries, graduate schools in Kinesiology related fields, or Allied Health fields. 


Duties include but are not limited to: 1) Teach undergraduate classes in Kinesiology, specifically Psychology of Sport and Sport and Society; 2) Advise approximately 40 undergraduate majors per semester; 3) Maintain a record of scholarship, 4) Perform departmental, school and college service; including academic and career advisement 5) Assume leadership roles in departmental, school and college committees 6) Supervise undergraduate students in field work experiences (internships).



Required Qualifications: 1) An earned Ph.D. or ABD in Kinesiology or related field from a US Dept of Education or internationally recognized institution; 2) the ability to teach courses in Psychology of Sport and Sport and Society; 3) the ability to teach a diverse student body; 4) the ability to conduct scholarship in their field, and 5) the ability to provide service to the college community.


Preferred Qualifications: 1) Previous college level teaching experience in teaching Psychology of Sport and Sport and Society courses; 2) record of scholarly publications; 3) record of service at any of the following levels: department, college, professional, or community; 4) eligible for or has the ability to obtain certification through the Association for Applied Sport Psychology.

Start Date:  August, 2018

Salary: Competitive


Application Process:  Applications will be accepted until 11/15/17 with preference given to application material submitted by 10/20/17. Visit to submit cover letter explicitly addressing the required qualifications with examples, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (as Other Doc 1), and contact information of three references (as Other Doc 2). Official transcripts are required upon hire. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. Employment at The College at Brockport is subject to the favorable result of a background investigation and where applicable, confirmation of appropriate credentialing.

The College at Brockport is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applications that address the required qualifications explicitly in a cover letter will be reviewed.


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The College at Brockport, State University of New York is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.


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