The Salem State University Sport and Movement Science department seeks applications for a nine-month, tenure-track, athletic training faculty position beginning in Fall 2019. This position is for an educator/scholar who is highly motivated and dynamic in his/her teaching and supportive in his/her role as a mentor/advisor to athletic training students.
Salem State is a teaching university, committed to our students' learning and growth, many of whom are the first in their family to go to college. Collegiality, student success, civic engagement, collaboration, initiative, continuous improvement and accountability are highly valued in our organizational culture and we seek a colleague who shares those values and wants to be part of our community.
Candidates are required to perform duties in accordance with the MSCA contract. Duties include teaching, advising, scholarship and contributions to continuously improve the department and university. The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. The position is subject to available funding.
A doctoral degree in athletic training or a related field, ABD will be considered; a minimum of three years of experience as a certified athletic trainer; BOC certified in good standing as an athletic trainer; possess or be eligible for Massachusetts licensure as an athletic trainer; and knowledge of CAATE standards for athletic training program operations and clinical education.
Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate and possess a strong record of teaching experience, clinical experience, and athletic training program administration experience; strong content knowledge in the areas of neurologic examination and treatment of head, maxiofacial, and cervical spine injuries; strong content knowledge in the areas of pathophysiology, pharmacology, and differential diagnosis; athletic training experience with both women's and men's teams; experience in and a commitment to working and teaching in a multicultural, multiracial environment with students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles; and experience with instructional technology and active learning techniques.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please apply online and attach curriculum vitae, cover letter and transcripts.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background and CORI check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to a background check.
Salem State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.
Please Note: If there is no application deadline associated with a position, it may be removed at any time. Once a posting is removed, additional applications will not be accepted.