7.9.13

Professor of Sport Management

Posted: 7.9.13

Overview

Hours: full-time, 9 month faculty position

Location: 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA

Contact

Email: humanresources@lbc.edu


Description

Our Health and Physical Education Department has an immediate need for a full-time Professor of Sport Management to provide classroom instruction in the field of sport management. This position also provides field experiences and academic advisement in Sport Management.

 

Education/Experience:

  • A minimum of a Master’s degree from an accredited institution in the field of Sport Management.
  • Professional experience within a sport management field combined with successful head coaching experience at the collegiate or high school level.
  • Experience teaching at the collegiate level preferred.
  • Continuing education that demonstrates the candidate is alert of recent developments in the field of sport management.
  • Team leadership skills that include developing measurable goals and attaining them while promoting collegiality.

Special Skills:

  • Proficiency in classroom instruction of Sport Management core courses
  • An ability to advise students academically
  • An ability to use and implement technology
  • An ability to organize and carry out major athletic events
  • Competence in innovative course design
  • Execution of timely and effective student assessment
  • A desire to mentor students outside the classroom

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop, research, revise and teach Sport Management courses
  • Supervision of student’s academic progress, field experience, capstone project, portfolio and career planning
  • Assist and provide oversight in the COSMA accreditation process
  • Cultivate internship opportunities in our local community, including Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Manheim, PA
  • Implement fairly and firmly the policies and procedures of Lancaster Bible College
  • Maintain absolute confidentiality concerning all matters with LBC
  • Attend department and college faculty meetings as required to cultivate strong relationships with colleagues
  • Organize and carry out one major event each academic year in conjunction with the HPE and athletic departments (ex. Shadey’s Rugged Run)
  • Maintain active membership in appropriate professional organizations
  • Through relationships with marketing, admissions and stewardship promote and recruit students for the HPE department
  • Maintain office hours for students outside of class commitments

 

Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following: cover letter; resume; and spiritual testimony to humanresources@lbc.edu.


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