Physical Education: Faculty Positions
Virginia Military Institute in Virginia
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|Date Posted||April 10, 2012|
|Type||Tenured, tenure track|
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.