Thursday, November 17, 2011

JOB: Sports Administration - Laurentian University

Tenure Track Position School of Sports Administration

The School of Sports Administration at Laurentian University in Sudbury invites
applications for a tenure track position to commence July 1, 2012, at the rank of Assistant
Professor. The successful candidate will teach in the undergraduate and graduate
programs, and conduct research in their area of sport management expertise.

The School of Sports Administration is part of the Faculty of Management and offers the
only Bachelor of Commerce degree in Sports Administration in Canada. The Faculty of
Management, Laurentian’s newest Faculty, offers both on-campus and online courses at
the undergraduate and graduate level and is pursuing AACSB accreditation.


The candidate must have a completed doctorate in sport management or a related
discipline. Candidates should demonstrate research (i.e., scholarly publication record)
and teaching competency in one or more of the following areas: Law, Organizational
Behaviour (including Human Resources and Leadership), Organization Theory
(including strategy, entrepreneurship/innovation), Sales/Marketing,

Applicants should provide a letter of intent clearly indicating which position they are
applying for, a summary of research interests (including research program), a
complete curriculum vitae, and at least three letters of references to: Robert Kerr,
Vice-President, Academic and Provost, Laurentian University, 935 Ramsey Lake
Road, Sudbury, ON P3E 2C6 or by e-mail to

Laurentian University (LU) is located in Sudbury, Ontario, an attractive modern
city offering unique culture, recreational, and educational opportunities. LU is a
bilingual institution and an equal opportunity employer. It has a policy of passive
bilingualism (English/French) as a condition of tenure. LU faculty members are part
of LUFA (the Laurentian University Faculty Association). Information and the
Collective Agreement can be found at More information on the
University can be found at

Applications will be reviewed commencing in January 2012 but will be accepted
until the position is filled.

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