Position Description: Newberry College, a liberal arts institution located in Newberry, SC and affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America seeks to hire an assistant professor within the Department of Sport Professions to begin August 2018. This position fulfills a need in a growing department.

Qualifications: The Department of Sport Professions at Newberry College announces the opening of a tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2018. The appropriate candidate must demonstrate a strong aptitude for teaching and promise for scholarly work. The appropriate candidate must hold at least a Master’s degree (doctorate or ABD, preferred) in Leisure Services, Recreational Management, Exercise Science or any closely related field.

Applications: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., a statement of teaching philosophy, official transcripts of graduate coursework, and contact information for three professional references. Electronic application materials preferred and should be emailed to Associate Dean Christina Wendland at academic.application@newberry.edu. Please include: “Assistant Professor of Sport Professions” in the subject line.