Assistant Professor of Recreation and Sport Management

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 25, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position in recreation and sport management at the Assistant Professor level.

The primary responsibilities of the position include (i) teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, including, but not limited to, Marketing and Promotion in Recreation and Sport Management, Recreation and Sport Leadership, Field Experience in Recreation and Sport Management, and Internship in Recreation and Sport Management; (ii) advising undergraduate and graduate students; (iii) mentoring undergraduate and graduate student research; (iv) establishing a record of scholarship and professional service/outreach; (v) committing to program assessment and accreditation; and (vi) and collaborating with related academic programs.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Sport Management or a closely related discipline. In addition, candidates must have excellence in teaching, evidence of scholarly productivity, and community/public engagement.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located just nine miles from the Atlantic coast resort of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Coastal enrolls more than 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master's degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education. Additional information about the University and its programs can be obtained by accessing the university's website (

Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of the most recent student evaluations of teaching, unofficial graduate transcripts, and names and contact information for three (3) professional references electronically at: Review of application materials will begin immediately. 

Coastal Carolina University is an EEO/ AA employer.