Two Non Tenure-Track Positions Available

Temple University in Pennsylvania

Date Posted March 9, 2017
Type Non tenure track
Employment Type Full-time

The School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management is soliciting applicants for two (2) non tenure-track (NTT) faculty positions. Both positions are in the school’s Department of Sport and Recreati on Management. These appointments are scheduled to begin in the fall semester of 2017. Review of applications to begin immediately and positions will remain open until filled. Preferred applicants will hold at least a Master’s degree in Sport Management or a related discipline. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Please see below for specifics related to each position. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Temple University is a large urban university located approximately 2 miles north of Center City Philadelphia. The city’s extensive tourism, hospitality, sport, and recreation venues make the University’s location ideal for teaching and learning experiences in these industries. The Department of Sport and Recreation Management currently offers two degree programs: Bachelor’s degree (BS) in Sport and Recreation Management and a Master’s degree (MS) in Sport Business; a fully-online Executive M.S. in Sport Business is expected to launch in 2017. The School is self-standing and affiliated with Temple University’s Fox School of Business and Management, where a Ph.D. in Business Administration with a Tourism/Sport concentration is offered.

Assistant/Associate Professor (Instructional Track) & Academic Director

The ideal candidate will have a combination of industry experience, teaching experience in the discipline and an entrepreneurial mindset. Specific experience in delivery and/or development of online courses and programs is also desirable.

In addition to teaching responsibilities, the successful candidate would serve as the Academic Director for the Department’s fully online Executive M.S. in Sport Business. In this capacity, the individual would be responsible for administrative oversight of this new program—set to launch August 2017--including, but not limited to, areas of recruitment and retention.

Assistant/Associate Professor (Instructional Track)

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated ability or experience to teach courses in at least two of the following areas at the undergraduate and graduate levels: finance, economics, management, strategy, marketing and research methods. An ability and/or willingness to develop and deliver online courses is also desirable.  

Applicants for either position should submit materials (letter of application; curriculum vitae; list of three references; teaching evaluations; any other relevant supporting documents) to:

Dr. Joe Mahan, Chair
Department of Sport & Recreation Management

For sustainability purposes, electronic applications are strongly encouraged.

Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


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