Health and Physical Education Faculty (Tenure-Line, Open Rank)

George Mason University in Virginia

Date Posted September 13, 2017

The George Mason University Division of Health and Human Performance, within the College of Education and Human Development (, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line Health and Physical Education Faculty position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

George Mason University, a Carnegie Research I institution and the largest public university in Virginia, is conveniently located near federal funding agencies in the national capital region. In addition to the B.S. in Physical Education, the division offers courses in health education; a B.S. degree in Kinesiology; M.S. and Ph.D. programs in Exercise, Fitness and Health Promotion; and an M.S. in Athletic Training.

Responsibilities: Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses related to teaching, learning and supervision in health and physical education; conducting and disseminating research; securing external research funding; developing professional partnerships with local school systems and community organizations; and assisting with accreditation requirements, and contributing to initiatives related to program development and growth.

Required Qualifications: Doctoral degree in physical education or a closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications: An established or promising research agenda and funded research portfolio; university and K-12 teaching experience; training/expertise in health education; experience with diverse populations; and interest in teaching with digital technology.


For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F7027z  at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information. George Mason University is an EO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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