Open-Rank Non-Tenure Track Lecturer Faculty Positions Department of Kinesiology- Sport Marketing & M
Indiana University Bloomington
Location: Bloomington, Indiana
Type: Full Time
College / University
Internal Number: 4958130
Open-Rank Non-Tenure Track Lecturer Faculty Positions Department of Kinesiology - Sport Marketing and Management Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington
The Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington (SPH-B) seeks applications for open-rank, non- tenure-track (NTT) lecturer faculty positions in the Department of Kinesiology to serve within the sport marketing and management program and faculty group. SPH-B seeks individuals passionate about our mission to promote sport and health for all members of society through excellence in teaching and mentoring, research, and service to the university, profession, and the community. These 10?month appointments would ideally start August 1, 2024, although an earlier or later start date is negotiable. Applications received by November 20, 2023, will receive full consideration, and applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Overview: A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU) since 1909, Indiana University prides itself in offering outstanding academics grounded in contemporary educational offerings, world class research, and vibrant campus life. The SPH-B is located on the flagship campus of Indiana University and is comprised of over 200 faculty across five departments. The Department of Kinesiology recently celebrated its 75th Anniversary and has consistently been highly ranked by the National Academy of Kinesiology. The Kinesiology faculty, (~50% NTT faculty), is a talented, productive, and collegial team, united by a shared interest in creating and translating knowledge in sport marketing and management, and human movement science and practice. With Kinesiology being one of the largest departments at Indiana University, our faculty educate, mentor, and serve ~2,000 students enrolled in our BS, MS, and PhD degree programs.
Responsibilities and Opportunity: The Department of Kinesiology at Indiana University invites applicants who are skilled and experienced in the disciplines of sport marketing and management and athletic administration for full-time NTT lecturer positions. Responsibilities include teaching courses in various aspects of sport marketing and management. NTT lecturer faculty are expected to contribute to the overall academic excellence of the department primarily through teaching (in-person and online) and secondarily through service in support of teaching. Notably, NTT lecturer faculty have an opportunity for promotion and advancement from Lecturer to Senior Lecturer to Teaching Professor. Standard teaching load is six (6) courses per year. Lecturers may receive course releases for coordination and other program administrative service. These positions are located on the campus of Indiana University, Bloomington (IUB) in Bloomington, Indiana, and successful candidates are expected to work on the IUB campus to allow full engagement with the department, school, campus, and community.
Qualifications: Successful candidates must hold a master's degree with industry experience, or a doctoral degree in sport marketing or management, a primary sub-discipline of kinesiology, or closely related field, with degrees earned from an accredited educational institution. A firm commitment to the role of diversity in all aspects of education and service is essential. Candidates must have teaching experience at the undergraduate, graduate, and/or professional level. Good interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and the ability to work cooperatively and congenially within a diverse faculty are also critical for success.
Indiana University Bloomington (IUB): Founded in 1820 and located in Bloomington, Indiana, IUB is the flagship campus of Indiana University. IUB constantly strives to embody its mission to create, disseminate, preserve, and apply knowledge. It does so through its commitments to inspired and challenging undergraduate, graduate, professional, and lifelong educational programs; meaningful experiences outside the classroom; expansive global educational opportunities; cutting-edge research, scholarship, arts, and creative activity; while fostering a culturally diverse campus environment; first-rate library and museum collections; and far-reaching economic development and impact in the state and region. Notably, student success is the first pillar of our recently developed IUB 2030 Strategic Plan.
IUB is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. With over 47,000 undergraduate and graduate students, the campus has 16 degree-granting colleges and schools offering 300+ undergraduate majors, 300+ master's degrees, and 150+ doctoral and professional degree opportunities. Known for its Indiana limestone facades and green spaces throughout, IUB is widely considered one of the country's most beautiful college campuses. The SPH-B is located in the heart of the IUB campus and comprises five collaborative academic departments with over 200 faculty and staff, including one of the most diverse faculties of any school of public health in the nation, with 37.1% of current tenure-track/tenured faculty members being scholars from traditionally underrepresented minority groups. In 2022, IUB was honored with the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award.
IUB provides SPH-B faculty outstanding teaching and research support through programs like the IU Faculty Academy on Excellence in Teaching (F.A.C.E.T.); extensive research development and research administrative support through the Office of the Vice President for Research; and innovative collaborations with local collegiate and professional sport organizations. SPH-B continues its rapid expansion embracing a comprehensive and holistic approach to promoting wellbeing and quality of life within all aspects of our mission and across our diverse academic programs.
Nestled in the rolling hills of south-central Indiana, and home to 85,000 residents, the city of Bloomington offers the feel of a college town with many of the amenities of a large city. From off-Broadway plays and musicals, the LOTUS World Festival of Music, quick access to 250,000 acres of public recreation lands, outstanding public schools and a reasonable cost of living, Bloomington offers much to all.
Application Procedure: Please provide: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) cover letter no longer than 3 pages in length summarizing your qualifications and interest in the program, 3) a teaching statement and/or teaching portfolio that provides an overview of your qualifications, examples of your commitment to teaching, and vision for undergraduate education in kinesiology, and 4) a diversity statement. If selected as a finalist, we will additionally request a list of three to six (3-6) references. Interested candidates should submit applications at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com.
Questions about the PeopleAdmin application procedure may be directed to Dave Archer at firstname.lastname@example.org or via postal mail at Department of Kinesiology NTT Search & Screen Committee, School Public Health-Bloomington, Indiana University, 1025 East 7th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405-4801. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Antonio Williams, Director of Sport Management, email@example.com, Ellen Evans, Department Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org, or NiCole Keith, Executive Associate Dean, email@example.com.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.