The NYUSPS Tisch Institute for Sports Management, Media, and Business is searching for a non-tenure track full time Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor in Sports Management. The start date for this position is Fall 2018. The rank of the position is dependent upon the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

Position Description: The Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor position will provide full-time academic service to our undergraduate program in Sports Management and our graduate program in Sports Business. Full-time faculty members are expected to teach three (3) degree courses per semester. In addition to teaching, each faculty member assists with student advisement/activities and curriculum planning, recruits and collaborates with adjunct faculty, and nurtures industry relationships. Many of our faculty also conduct applied research.

The Tisch Institute: Located near the Washington Square campus in New York City, the Institute enjoys an international reputation for innovative programs of undergraduate and graduate studies. This position is housed in the School of Professional Studies, a dynamic and growing educational and research center. The School of Professional Studies prides itself on its extensive industry connections and its dedication to students’ career development.

New York City is the sports capital of the world and the home to many of the industry’s most prominent leagues, teams, agencies, and venues. The Tisch Institute takes full advantage of its location through site visits, guest lectures by prominent leaders in the industry, and internship experiences that give students an all-encompassing view of a growing, multi-billion dollar industry. The Institute leverages its deep connections to the sports industry, including a best-in-class advisory board that assists the Institute in achieving its vision to be the global leader in sports business education. The NYU School of Professional Studies is comprised of multiple academic units that offer a wealth of opportunities for inter-disciplinary initiatives. NYU is a global network university with 13 international sites, allowing the development of international programs and student experiences.

The successful candidate will possess advanced academic and/or professional credentials, with a terminal degree and/or significant relevant industry experience preferred. Experience teaching at the undergraduate or graduate levels in a selective university environment is preferred. Given the importance and pervasiveness of the change forces shaping the industry, the Institute’s focus includes the digital transformation, the globalization of sports, and sports technology and analytics. Candidates for this position should possess experiences in one or more of these focus areas:

  • Teaching experience and professional experience in the fields of digital media and marketing, or the international sports market, or data analytics in sports
  • A demonstrated passion for applied and global pedagogy in line with the fast-evolving higher education landscape
  • A keen interest in developing industry partnerships that benefit in-class pedagogy and the student experience
  • The qualities of a team player, creative thinker, and dynamic innovator

To apply, go to: apply.interfolio.com/48142