Physical Education: Faculty Positions

Virginia Military Institute in Virginia

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 10, 2012
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Physical Education at the Virginia Military Institute invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Physical Education.  This is a tenure-track position commencing 1 August, 2012.   The department is also accepting applications for a non tenure-track position at the Instructor level commencing 1 August, 2012

 

Requirements for the tenure-track position include a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Physical Education, or a related field, and a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.  The Department of Physical Education is a non-degree granting service-oriented program.  The selected candidate will be expected to teach a variety of general physical education courses and activity classes; participate in service and scholarly related activities; and supervise the exercise science minor program.  Additional responsibilities include departmental and institutional committee assignments--as well as helping to assist in the facilitation of an outdoor experiential program for cadets.

 

Requirements for the Instructor position include a Masters degree in Physical Education, or related field, and the ability to teach and lead a variety of physical education courses and activities such as:  boxing, swimming, fitness, weight training, combatives and racquet sports.  Experience in working with outdoor adventure activities is desirable.  Administrative responsibilities include departmental and institutional committee assignments.  The Department of Physical Education is a non-degree granting service-oriented program. 

 

VMI is a state-supported, coeducational, national liberal arts college of 1500 students with a strong commitment to produce educated, responsible citizens.  VMI faculty and students wear military uniforms, but no prior military experience is required.

 

To apply for either position please visit http://www.vmi.edu/jobs.  Candidates must apply on-line.  Please include resume, transcript and three letters of recommendation.  Letters of recommendation only may be mailed to:  Selection Committee Chair, Physical Education Department, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia 24450.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

 

VMI is an EEO employer.