Based on the Carnegie Foundation Classification System, The University of Cincinnati (www.uc.edu) is a Doctoral Granting Research University with very high research activity(RU/VH). It is part of Ohio’s higher education system with approximately 41,500 students in attendance (8,000 graduate students). The Sport Administration Program is located within the School of Human Services in the College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services. The School also includes undergraduate and graduate programs in Athletic Training, Health Promotion and Education, School Psychology, Counseling, and Substance Abuse Counseling. The School is a leader in online course andprogram development, and there are many active collaborative activities across programs.
The Sport Administration Program began in 2008 and has seen tremendous growth and currently has 350 undergraduate student majors. The program offers a BS degree in Sport Administration and is in the development stage for graduate programs. The program has a close working relationship with the local community and University of Cincinnati AthleticDepartment, a member of the Big East Conference.
Responsibilities for the tenure track position include: (a) maintaining an active research agenda including publications, presentations, and grant writing consistent with the Program and University focus on research excellence; (b) teaching a diverse set of undergraduate courses which may include Sport Finance and Development, Sport Economics, Sport Law and Governance, Introduction to Sport Administration; c) assisting with program growth and development including curriculum and degree planning; and (d) engaging in University, professional, and community service.
Responsibilities for the field service assistant professor position include: (a) teaching a diverse set of undergraduate courses which may include Sport Finance and Development, Sport Economics, Sport Law and Governance, Introduction to Sport Administration, among others; (b) assist with program growth and development including curriculum and degree planning; and (c) engage in University, professional, and community service.
Review of applications will begin November 1, 2012. Start date for this position is August 15, 2013. Salary is commensurate with experience. To apply for the position, please go to www.jobsatuc.com - Position 212UC2425 and complete the University’s online application form. Applications require a letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts of all collegework, and three letters of recommendation
For more information, please review the attached position announcements.
Please direct all questions and other correspondence to:
Dr. Thomas Aicher, Search Committee Co-Chair, Thomas.Aicher@uc.edu
Dr. Brody Ruihley, Search Committee Co-Chair, Brody.Ruihley@uc.edu