ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF HEALTH & HUMAN SCIENCES
(SPECIALTY IN ATHLETIC TRAINING)
Start Date August 2022
The Department of Health and Human Sciences seeks a full-time
tenure track Assistant Professor in Health and Human Sciences with
a specialty and credentialing in Athletic Training. Additional
responsibilities will include advising, and mentoring students;
supervising clinical and/or practicum experiences; and
participating in departmental and committee tasks.
The position will be required to teach courses in the graduate
athletic training program as well as a variety of undergraduate
courses within the Department of Health & Human Sciences based
on expertise e.g., research methods, exercise physiology,
QUALIFICATIONS: A PhD or EdD in Athletic
Training or a related field is required. Candidates who are
ABD may be considered if their degree is expected to be conferred
prior to August 1, 2022. The desired candidate must be Board
of Certification, Inc. certified and be eligible for licensure in
the Commonwealth of Virginia as an athletic trainer.
Candidates with a background in rehabilitation or health science
(or equivalent) will be preferred.
MISSION: Bridgewater College is a
residential liberal arts college of about 1600 students with a
vibrant core curriculum and a growing focus on undergraduate
research. The College emphasizes creativity and innovation in
pedagogy and research. Successful faculty members are dedicated to
advising and mentoring students, contributing to campus-wide
faculty initiatives, and maintaining an active research agenda.
Bridgewater seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our
commitment to the breadth and depth of learning as well as
diversity and inclusion. Therefore, application materials should
address how you might contribute to the College’s liberal arts
mission or ways that this mission informs your vocation as teacher
GENERAL INFORMATION: Bridgewater College
was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia.
Bridgewater offers bachelor’s degrees in approximately 60 majors
and minors, along with four graduate programs, pre-professional
programs such as medicine and law, and teacher licensure. The
College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion
Athletic Conference, with 23 intercollegiate athletic teams. The
vibrant residential campus is located in the town of Bridgewater,
Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the
Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business
environment, numerous arts and cultural events, one of the state's
lowest crime rates, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and
historic attractions draw many to the region.
APPLY: Please complete the online
application at www.bridgewater.edu/careers,
attaching a cover letter, cv, copies of undergraduate and graduate
transcripts, and a one-page statement of teaching philosophy.
Additionally, have three references to sign and submit letters
DEADLINE: Full consideration will be
given to those applicants who submit application materials by
January 31, 2022.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Dr. Donna Hoskins at 540-828-5458 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bridgewater College is a welcoming and vibrant community
committed to supporting a diverse faculty, and actively seeks
applications from women, minorities, and other persons from
traditionally under-represented groups. Bridgewater College
is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Bridgewater College does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, marital status, gender
identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, religion,
age, veteran status, or political affiliation in the administration
of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and
loan programs, athletic programs, or other college programs and
activities, or with regard to employment.
Bridgewater College has partnered with the U.S. Department of
Agriculture to obtain resources to enhance the College’s
facilities, including the recent addition to and renovation of the
College’s primary athletic facility. The College is posting
the following Notice as required by federal law for organizations
which benefit from the USDA’s funding program:
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of
discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint
Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html,
or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the
form. You may also write a letter containing all of the
information requested in the form. Send your completed
complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of
Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence
Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax at (202)
690-7442, or email at email@example.com.
The Bridgewater College Annual Security Report and Annual Fire
Safety Report summarizes policies on campus security and personal
safety, crime prevention, fire safety, and crime reporting, and
includes crime and fire statistics for the past three
years. The reports are available at https://bridgewater.box.com/s/4ma6tlh30y8cat9un192ugo3dm6n29y9.
To request a printed copy, please call 540-828-5761