Assistant Professor of the Practice in Esports
Management, Head Coach in Esports
Medaille College seeks a full-time, non-tenured Assistant
Professor of the Practice in Esports Management at the Buffalo
Campus. This position would include coaching and developing a
competitive Esports team, a dynamic Esports club and assisting with
our emerging Esports curriculum. This is a full-time,
12-month, academic position, including a 2/2 teaching load. The
Head Coach and Coordinator of Medaille Esports reports directly to
the Program Director of Communications.
A Master’s Degree is preferred in a related field of Esports,
digital media, sport studies or communications. Must have Coaching
or teaching experience, at least one year of competitive Esports
experience involving multiplayer online video games with team-based
elements and expert knowledge of League of Legends, Rocket League
or similar games. The coach must adhere to rules and regulations
governing University and National Association of Collegiate of
Esports (NACE). The successful candidate will perform all duties in
full support of the Medaille College mission.
Medaille College seeks to hire faculty with a demonstrated
commitment to excellence in teaching, student success, and civic
engagement; and who understand the educational benefits of ethnic
and racial diversity in the campus community. The candidate
will demonstrate openness to social justice, multicultural
counseling, and interest in working with diverse populations.
Medaille is a growing, private, four-year, liberal arts-based
college in Buffalo, New York, serving the educational needs of a
diverse student body in Western New York and Southern Ontario
through a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs (www.medaille.edu).
A letter of application including teaching philosophy,
curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and three recent letters of
recommendation should be electronically submitted to Barbara
Bilotta, Director of Human Resources, Medaille College. Please
refer to www.medaille.edu/jobs to
apply. Review of applications will continue until position is
filled. No phone calls please.
Medaille College invites applications from all qualified
applicants. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to
a diverse faculty, staff and student body and we support faculty
development within a collegial team atmosphere.