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Full Time Temporary Instructor- HHPR

E-appoint Tracking Number: HHPR006380

Job Type: Unclassified

Job Category: Faculty

Is position tenure earning: No

Position Department/Office: Health, Human Performance, and Recreation

Appointment Duration: semester

Position Responsibilities: The Health, Human Performance and Recreation Department of Pittsburg State University invites applications for a non-tenure instructor position. Contingent upon funding, this position is for the fall 2014 semester with the spring 2015 semester probable. Teaching will be in the Exercise Science Degree program.

Minimum Requirements: Possess or pursuing a Ph.D./Ed.D. in Exercise Science or closely related field and experience in a university setting.

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D./Ed.D. in Exercise Science or closely related field, teaching experience in a university setting. ACSM: CES or NSCA: CSCS.

The Following Background Checks Are Required:

  • A criminal background check

Range/Salary: Position contingent upon funding.

Position Closes: Open Until Filled

Application Review: For first consideration, apply by 06/03/14

Application Instructions:

Send letter of application, resume, and names/addresses of three references electronically to: Dr. Michael Carper, Search Committee Chair (mcarper@pittstate.edu) Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation Pittsburg State University 1701 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS  66762.

Pittsburg State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.

Other Information: The Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation (HHPR) provides both undergraduate and graduate programs for students from the four-state region of southeast Kansas, and portions of Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas. The department has over 400 majors, offers undergraduate degrees in Recreation, Physical Education and Exercise Science, a graduate degree in HHPR, and has eleven full-time faculty members. For more information see the Health, Human Performance, & Recreation Department web page at: http://www.pittstate.edu/college/education/health/ Additional Information: Pittsburg State University is an accredited, comprehensive, state-supported institution in southeastern Kansas, enrolling approximately 7,000 students annually. The institution has Colleges in the fields of Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, and Technology. For more information see: http://www.pittstate.edu. Pittsburg has a population of approximately 19,000 residents is located in southeast Kansas, about thirty miles from Joplin, Missouri, which has a metropolitan area population of about 60,000 residents. Kansas City is located 120 miles north; Tulsa, Oklahoma is 125 miles southwest; Wichita is 160 miles west; and Springfield, Missouri is 95 miles east. Air Travel is through Joplin Regional Airport, NW Arkansas Regional Airport, or Springfield Airport. For more information see: http://www.pittks.org.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 U.S.C. 1092 {f}) a copy of Pittsburg State University's Annual Security Report may be viewed on the internet at: http://www.pittstate.edu/office/police/docs/ASR2012.pdf

This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Pittsburg State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. You can also obtain a printed copy of this report by contacting University Police and Parking Services at 620-235-4624.