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
Application Deadline: Screening of applicants will begin
September 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is
Contacts: All questions regarding the application process and
position should be directed to Human Resources at
email@example.com. Applications must be submitted online
in order to be considered.
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
(harrisresearch.tcu.edu). Distinctive characteristics of the
department can be explored at https://harriscollege.tcu.edu/kinesiology/.
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
Required Application Materials & Application
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 https://jobs.tcu.edu/en-us/listing/.
Select “Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences” and “full
time” to find the position announcement.
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.