Full-time, tenure eligible faculty position in the Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training. This position is promotion-eligible with criteria related to teaching, scholarship, and service.
Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities are teaching undergraduate and graduate courses within a well- established, CAATE-accredited, dual-degree Athletic Training Program. A successful candidate will be prepared to teach and mentor students, provide academic advising, engage in scholarship and service, and perform other related tasks as assigned by the Program Director and Department Chair.
Earned Doctorate (PhD, EdD, DAT or DSc) in athletic training or related field is required. ABD is considered; preference will be given to those who will complete their PhD by the time of employment.
Active BOC certification and eligibility for NY state certification in athletic training is required.
Evidence of college-level teaching (minimum of 1 year) is required.
Evidence of recent scholarly activity is required.
Demonstrated ability to teach content specific to athletic training, particularly expertise in musculoskeletal injury prevention, assessment, and treatment is required.
Demonstrated ability to teach athletic training content (prevention, assessment, treatment) with respect to diverse patient populations is preferred.
Experience in teaching in a CAATE-accredited or post-professional athletic training program is preferred.
Evidence of the ability to mentor students professionally, academically, and/or in research is required.
A minimum of 2 years of professional clinical experience in athletic training is required.
Evidence of excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills is required.
Experience teaching additional content related to exercise science, medicine, or health care (e.g., nutrition, research methods, etc.) is desirable.
Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging: Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. The IC Athletic Training Program is strongly committed to DEI, including curricular programming for all AT students to improve sociocultural awareness and education for the AT profession and the patients with whom we work. We encourage applications from candidates with a commitment to these values.
Department Description: The Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training at Ithaca College consists of 13 full-time faculty, housed in the Center for Health Sciences. Programs within the department enjoy state-of-the-art facilities, including 3 athletic training clinics, a wellness center, and dedicated spaces for teaching and research in athletic training, human anatomy, neuromuscular control, exercise physiology, biomechanics, and sport psychology. An undergraduate degree (B.S.) in Exercise Science with concentrations in Sports Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Strength & Conditioning is offered. Graduate (M.S.) degrees are offered in Athletic Training (Professional Program) and Exercise and Sport Sciences (with concentration areas in Mental Performance and Human Performance).
A teaching statement discussing philosophy, approach, and/or experience, including goals for mentorship of athletic training students
A description of area(s) of scholarly, academic, or professional expertise
A statement on the value of diversity, equity, inclusion, and beloning as part of a learning environment and clinical practice
Curriculum vitae (no word limit) that includes:
Highlighted details on teaching experience, scholarship, service, and professional engagement
The names and contact information for 3 professional or academic references (Letters may be requested after an initial round of review.)
Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts are required on file before the candidate begins working at the College.
Direct questions about applying online to the Office of Human Resources email@example.com or (607) 274-8000. Additional inquiries about the position may be directed to Faculty Search Chair, Jennifer McKeon (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin immediately, with those received before December 9, 2022 ensured full consideration.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the College is appreciated.
Visa sponsorship will be considered for this position.
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. Our strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.
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