Lecturer, Sports Management
Department of Kinesiology
College of Health Professions
The College of Health Professions invites applications for a non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer
position in the Department of Kinesiology beginning August, 2016.
Master's degree in Physical Cultural Studies, Sociocultural Kinesiology, Sociology of Sport or
related fields. Ability to teach and research in an institution of higher education in the related
areas of physical cultural studies and sport management. Willingness to engage in service
learning projects and community partnerships as part of research and teaching agenda. An
established record of excellent teaching in higher education.
Teach four 3 credit courses per semester. Teach courses primarily at the undergraduate level.
Teach core classes within Sport Management/Physical Cultural Studies. Advise undergraduate
students in the department. Contribute to the service missions of the department, college and
university. Contribute to professional activities in the discipline.
Towson University (www.towson.edu<http://www.towson.edu/>) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and
World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is
Baltimore's largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the
University of Maryland System. TU enrolls over 18,000 undergraduates and approaching 4,000
graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions,
liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65
bachelor's, 45 master's, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330
rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and
95 miles south of Philadelphia.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. Send a letter of
application, curriculum vitae, transcript(s); and letters of references with contact information
(name, address, email, phone number) for at least three professional references to:
Jennifer L. Metz
Assistant Professor of Sport Management
Department of Kinesiology
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may
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which you have applied is: CHP-N-2960L.
Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong
institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans
are encouraged to apply