Visiting Assistant Professor of Sport Sciences

Wingate, North Carolina, United States

Job description

Wingate University, a residential, comprehensive university located near Charlotte, North Carolina, announces a full-time, one-year faculty position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Sport Sciences in the area of Exercise Science beginning August 2018. Applicants should have a terminal degree in Exercise Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution. ABD candidates will be considered. Preferred candidates will have at least two (2) years of exercise science teaching experience at the college level, experience conducting laboratory exercises and have ACSM or NSCA certification(s). Teaching responsibilities for the fall semester include: Introduction to Exercise Science, Principles of Resistance Training, Fitness Promotion and Assessment and Exercise Physiology lab.

Wingate, a comprehensive, independent and growing university, serves more than 3,600 students in North Carolina. Founded in 1896, the University offers 37 undergraduate majors as well as graduate and professional programs. Wingate is home to the Cannon College of Arts and Sciences, the Levine College of Health Sciences, the Byrum School of Business, the Thayer School of Education and the School of Sport Sciences. Wingate blends in-class exploration with out-of-class application to deliver an uncommon and life-changing educational experience. Nearly one-in-five Wingate undergraduate students is preparing to be a pharmacist, physician assistant, physical therapist or nurse, and 60 percent of graduate students are enrolled in health sciences. Wingate offers six master’s degree programs and three doctoral degree programs. Students are supported by more than 325 endowed scholarships. The University’s motto is “Faith, Knowledge, Service.” View current news and videos at EOE.

How to apply

Applicants are requested to send via email a letter of application, curriculum vita, and three (3) professional references to Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Wingate University, ranked as the 10th "best value" in the South by U.S. News & World Report, serves more than 3,000 students on three campuses in Wingate, Charlotte and Hendersonville, N.C. Founded in 1896, the University offers 35 undergraduate majors, 37 minors and career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport management, and doctorates in pharmacy, physical therapy and education.