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Adelphi University Assistant Professor Position (Sport Management, sport-based youth development)



Sport Management– Assistant Professor Fall 2017 Tenure Track

Qualifications: earned doctorate in Sport Management or related field with experiences in sport-based youth development (highly considered), athletic administration, sport marketing, established record of teaching excellence, demonstrated record of scholarly activity, excellence in written/oral communication skills, and value for and capacity to work with diverse populations. Interest in online learning and integration of technology into teaching is encouraged. Academic experiences with culturally diverse populations are sought. Applicants with ABD will be considered.

Adelphi University, chartered in 1896, was the first institution of higher education for liberal arts and sciences on Long Island. The Department of Exercise Science, Health Studies, Physical Education and Sport Management of the Ruth S. Ammon School of

Education is currently seeking for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Sport Management for a full-time (9-month) tenure track position starting Fall 2017.

Responsibilities: include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in sport management, development of research agenda, curriculum development, advising and mentoring of students, and service to school, university and community.

The Sport Management program currently offers a Bachelor of Science
in Sport Management, Master of Science in Sport Management with specializations in Collegiate Athletic Administration, Sport Marketing and Sport-Based Youth Development, a specialization within the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business Master of Business Administration program and minors in Sport Management for Business, Communication, Marketing & Psychology students. We offer the MS Sport Management with specializations on ground at the Garden City and Manhattan Campuses as well as a fully online program.


The Department offers undergraduate programs in exercise science, physical education and sport management and graduate programs in exercise science, community health promotion, school health and physical education and sport management. These academic programs prepare practitioners, administrators, researchers and leaders within all relevant career fields.

The Ruth S. Ammon School of Education at Adelphi University, home to the Department of Exercise Science, Health Studies, Physical Education and Sport Management, is one

of the paramount institutions in the preparation of practitioners and leaders in education and allied human service fields. For further information about the School of Education and the department, go to .

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Review of Applications will begin upon receipt of application with the search continuing until the position is filled.

Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Adelphi University is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer. Adelphi University is committed to building a diverse faculty.

Emilia Patricia T. Zarco, M.D. M.Ed.
Chair, Sport Management Search Committee Room 168
Woodruff Hall
Adelphi University
Garden City, NY 11530
phone: (516) 877-3346