Jacksonville State University
Assistant Professor, Master's in Athletic Training Program
The Department of Kinesiology of Jacksonville State University’s College of Health Professions and Wellness is seeking to hire a scholar for an Assistant Professor, Master's in Athletic Training Program.
The Assistant Professor, 3rd core faculty for the Master’s in Athletic Training program, is responsible for didactic and clinical instruction in the MAT (graduate-level) and various HPE (undergraduate-level) courses within the Department of Kinesiology such as biomechanics, therapeutic intervention, general medicine and pharmacology. The primary responsibility is to the MAT program and its athletic training students. This position will assist the MAT Director and Clinical Education Coordinator (CEC) in the comprehensive implementation, operation, and function of the MAT program as needed as well as the Department of Kinesiology as needed. The preferred applicant will have a doctorate in the field of Kinesiology or related field. Terminal degree must be obtained within one year of hire date. Athletic training certification is also required. The position has an anticipated start date of August, 2022.
Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State University is a learning-centered university in Jacksonville, Alabama, whose mission is to provide distinctive educational, cultural and social experiences for a diverse student population.
Located in the Appalachian foothills of northeast Alabama, approximately midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, JSU is home to more than 9,200 students representing 44 countries. As a learning-centered university, it strives to challenge students academically in a responsive environment, meeting their educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution, it seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global engagement. As a public, comprehensive university, it promotes excellence in scholarly and service activities consistent with its academic and professional strengths. For a complete list of Goals, Core Values and Strategies to fulfill this Mission, go to http://www.jsu.edu/president/strategic_planning.html
Academically JSU offers 95 academic programs and concentrations, including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and advanced certificate programs in a variety of disciplines that prepare graduates for meaningful careers and ongoing education. More than 40 online programs are offered. The University features seven colleges on its 459-acre campus - Arts and Humanities; Business and Industry; Education and Professional Studies; Health Professions and Wellness; Social and Behavioral Sciences; Science and Mathematics; and Library. Most academic programs have discipline-specific accreditations, a reflection of their quality and JSU’s commitment to excellence.
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