Kinesiology Full-Time Instructor

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Position Title Kinesiology Full-Time Instructor Position Summary

California Baptist University, an evangelical Christian university affiliated with the California Southern Baptist Convention, invites applications for the following Full-Time Instructor position. Candidates must embrace the mission of California Baptist University and evidence a clear understanding of, and commitment to, excellence in teaching, scholarship and service through the integration of the Christian faith and learning.


The Health and Social Sciences department in the Division of Online and Professional Studies invites applications for a Full-Time Instructor in Kinesiology.

This Instructor position is a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty role with a load expectation of 36 units in a 12-month period (typically 12 units per semester in Fall, Spring, Summer).

Candidates should possess a terminal degree related to the field, significant practical experience, and a verifiable history of successful online teaching. Strong candidates will demonstrate confirmation of teaching excellence, effective course curriculum planning/design, and exceptional oral and written communication skills. Faculty duties include teaching courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level and professional involvement germane to the area of specialization.

Teaching Responsibilities

This position involves primary teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate and graduate areas of Kinesiology, including, but not limited to the following areas: research and evaluation in kinesiology, research methods, applied statistics, applied exercise physiology, applied movement anatomy, fitness assessment and exercise prescription (including special populations), sports nutrition, lifelong motor development, movement experiences for children, behavioral aspects of sport, methods of teaching sports activities, and principles of conditioning athletes. In addition, prior teaching experience at the college level (preferably online) is required. Extensive experience with Blackboard LMS is preferred.

Other duties include regular course curriculum planning and assessment.

This position does not require a local (Southern California) presence.

Nondiscrimination Statement

State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either State or Federal law.

Quick Link to Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a Christian?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you attend church regularly?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If no, please explain (required):

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with the fundamental doctrines and practices of the California Southern Baptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message dated June 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)
    • Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)
    • No (I am in conflict or not familiar)
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Christian Experience Essay
Optional Documents

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