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Assistant Professor of Professional Practice - Kinesiology - PETE

Texas Christian University
Texas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted date
Aug 18, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Teacher Education, Health & Medicine, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Physical Education
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
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Assistant Professor of Professional Practice 9 month position beginning August 2022.

The position requires a PhD or EdD (ABD considered) with an emphasis in physical education teacher education (PETE). Previous university-level teaching experience in physical education and sport and coaching education at the undergraduate level is highly desirable. Prior K-12 teaching experience preferred.

Professional Duties: The successful candidate will teach courses primarily in the PETE program with some related area course responsibilities, supervise student teachers, and recruit and advise undergraduate majors. The successful candidate is also expected to enhance the PETE program, establish service learning opportunities for PETE students, be involved in scholarship activities, contribute to the mission of the department in undergraduate education, and engage in departmental, college, and university service.


Application Deadline: Screening of applicants will begin September 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

Contacts: All questions regarding the application process and position should be directed to Human Resources at Applications must be submitted online in order to be considered.

Department Details
The Department of Kinesiology offers a variety of undergraduate majors/degrees, a M.S. degree in Kinesiology, a M.S. degree in Athletic Training, and a PhD in Health Sciences ( Distinctive characteristics of the department can be explored at

School/College Description
The Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences consists of programs that prepare future health care and human services professionals. The academic units within Harris College – Communication Sciences & Disorders, Kinesiology, Nurse Anesthesia, Nursing and Social Work – are home to more than 1,600 students who are supported by committed and talented faculty and staff. Harris College supports the mission, vision, and values of TCU; we prepare global citizens to think and practice as ethical leaders in health care and educational settings.
Harris College offers 17 degree pathways in our health-related disciplines. Students benefit from learning experiences in campus laboratories and hospitals, clinics, schools, fitness facilities, and community service agencies throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Area. On campus, the Miller Speech & Hearing Clinic provides services for more than 300 families each year and serves as a professional practice site for students majoring in speech pathology and habilitation of the deaf. TCU Nursing and the School of Nurse Anesthesia provide innovative learning experiences in their state-of-the-art simulation centers.
The faculty and students in Harris College actively engage in research for the purpose of improving health and well-being. Undergraduate and graduate students have opportunities to form mentoring relationships with internationally recognized faculty as they conduct studies in such areas as pharmacogenetics, carbohydrate metabolism, exercise physiology, health disparities, heart disease, aging, Parkinson’s disease, caregiving, language development in children with hearing loss, and forgiveness among others. Our graduates are competent, compassionate and in demand in the workforce.

Required Application Materials & Application Instructions
Candidates should provide the following documents: 1) letter of interest; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of teaching philosophy; 4) a diversity statement, and 5) names and contact information for three professional references. For the diversity statement, describe what it means for you to have a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusiveness, and how you have demonstrated that commitment in your teaching and scholarship. The submission is through Human Resources at Select “Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences” and “full time” to find the position announcement.

AA/EEO Statement
As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

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