Instructor, (Term) Physical Education and Sport and Exercise
Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community, inspired
by the Catholic intellectual tradition and Benedictine values. We
seek employees who will contribute to the advancement of our
mission by helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as
engaged citizens who care for the Earth, welcome people of diverse
faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Benedictine University School of Education
Physical Education and Sport and Exercise Science (SES) Full-Time,
Term Faculty, 2021 Fall Semester
Position Description: Benedictine University School of Education
invites applications for a full time, 9 month, term faculty
appointment as Instructor. Appointment date is August 2021.
• Teaching as outlined in the University Faculty Handbook
• Serve as Academic Advisor for program majors.
• Facilitate curriculum development, implementation, and
progression of the Physical Education and Sport and Exercise
• Participate in the systematic program evaluation of the
• Collaborate with programs in the areas of health education,
nutrition and exercise physiology.
• Participate in professional and community activities.
• Participate in academic activities at Department, College and
•Master's degree in kinesiology, exercise science, or related field
from an accredited institution;
•Ability to interact successfully within a multicultural
environment and to work harmoniously with colleagues, students and
•Doctorate preferred and required for appointment as Assistant
•NSCA or ACSM certification
Application Deadline: Review of applications begins immediately.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Application Process: Interested applicants should submit a cover
letter describing current teaching experience, curriculum vitae,
graduate transcripts, statements of teaching philosophy, and three
letters of recommendation (at least one addressing teaching
effectiveness) through Academic Jobs Online at https://academic
jobsonline.org/a jo/Benedictine%20University. Any questions should
be directed to: Dr. James Pelech, School of Education, Benedictine
University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL, 60532; Phone
630-829-6283; email: email@example.com. Must have legal authority to
work in the U.S. permanently. An EEO employer.
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