Posting Date: October 18, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled
Level: Full-Time Tenure Track – Start September 2019
Department overview: Join the faculty of the Department of Kinesiology located in the College of Science and Health, which is one of the five comprehensive and diverse colleges at William Paterson University. The Department of Kinesiology offers a wide range of undergraduate programs in athletic training, exercise science, physical education/teacher certification and sport management, as well as graduate programs in exercise physiology and sport administration. As part of a commitment to pedagogical learning in these areas, the department offers all degree programs with small class sizes, research opportunities, and local and out-of-state internship experiences.
Position overview: The Assistant Professor in Athletic Training will be an integral part of the athletic training program, which is accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The Assistant Professor, along with his/her athletic training faculty and staff, is responsible for ensuring that undergraduate students graduate with the requisite skills to pass the Board of Certification (BOC) examination and become certified athletic trainers (ATs). As Program Director, the Assistant Professor will be responsible for the phasing out of the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training program and institution and maintenance of the accelerated Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine/Master of Science in Athletic Training programs.
Reporting relationship: Department of Kinesiology Chairperson
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About William Paterson:
William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
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