Therapeutic Recreation (Assistant/Associate Professor, Tenure-Track)

Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States

Job description

The Department of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Administration invites applications for a nine month, tenure track position at the assistant/associate faculty rank. The successful candidate must have the ability to teach undergraduate courses in the therapeutic recreation area, advise students academically and professionally, supervise interns, and provide university and professional service and engage in scholarship.Doctorate degree, with at least one post baccalaureate degree in therapeutic recreation; ABD will be considered if it is clear the degree will be conferred by the time of appointment

  • CTRS certification
  • Ability to teach at the university level
  • Ability to actively engage in scholarship/research
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations

How to apply

Apply online

Established in 1892, Central Michigan University has an enrollment of 27,000 students, including approximately 20,000 students on the university’s main campus. Classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a doctoral research university, CMU is recognized for strong undergraduate education and a range of focused graduate and research programs.

CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity within its community (see