Thursday, November 17, 2011

JOB: Sport Management - Florida State University



Assistant / Associate Professor in Sport Management

Job information:

Candidates are being sought for a tenure-track position in the Department of Sport Management, a unit in the College of Education at Florida State University. The department has four pillar areas: finance/economics, legal issues, marketing, and media and culture. Applicants should have research and teaching expertise that will contribute to and support one or more of the department’s pillar areas. Visit for more information about the Department.


Candidates should be available to begin work in August 2012. The individual hired will be
required to maintain an active research agenda, possess strong knowledge of qualitative and/
or quantitative research methods for the effective mentoring of masters and doctoral student
research, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, seek external funding, and contribute to
department and university growth through appropriate service activities.


Minimum qualifications for the position include: earned doctorate in Sport Management or
related field; college/university teaching experience; experience mentoring, or evidence of
ability to mentor graduate students; experience procuring external funding or evidence of
willingness to seek external funding.


This is a nine-month, tenure earning position at the assistant or associate professor rank,
with possible summer employment. The anticipated start date for this position is August
7, 2012 (Fall 2012 Semester.) Rank and salary will be commensurate with an individual’s

How to Apply:

Those interested in the position should apply through the Florida State University website
at Interested parties are required to complete the online application. In
addition, candidates should submit an application packet that includes a current curriculum
vita, a letter of application explaining an individual’s qualifications for the position, the names
and contact information of three references, and a copy of graduate school transcripts to
our application coordinator: Erika Bettilyon, Administrative Specialist, Sport Management,
1002 Tully Gym, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4280.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2011, and will continue until the position
is filled.

Equal employment opportunity:

Florida State University is an equal opportunity/access/affirmative action employer. Women
and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information about the College of Education visit

Contact information:

Dr. Michael Mondello
Search Committee Chair
Department of Sport Management
1002 Tully Gym
139 Chieftan Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4280

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