Sport Administration

Miss StateThe Department of Kinesiology at Mississippi State University, which offers master’s degree concentrations in exercise physiology, sport administration, and sport pedagogy, has a number of graduate assistant openings for the 2014-15 academic year.

GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTS:

The department will be hiring seven Graduate Teaching Assistants. These are nine-month appointments that begin in the fall semester and run through the end of the spring semester. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses/lab sections in the department and assisting with other instructional/administrative duties. Graduate assistants will receive an exemption of assessed tuition and fees as well as a stipend of approximately $975 per month. Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2014. For inquiries, contact Dr. Adam Love, Graduate Coordinator, via phone (662.325.2784) or email (adam.love@msstate.edu). For further information about Graduate Teaching Assistant positions, including the application process, visit: http://kinesiology.msstate.edu/assist/

 

ATHLETICS GRADUATE ASSISTANTS:

MSU offers Graduate Assistant positions in a number of areas of athletics, such as marketing, media relations, and academic support. For applicants interested in GA positions with athletics, you may contact Dr. Adam Love via phone (662.325.2784) or email (adam.love@msstate.edu), and he can direct you to the appropriate representative to contact.

 

HEALTH FITNESS & WELLNESS GRADUATE ASSISTANTS:

The Department of Kinesiology will offer four 12-month Graduate Assistant positions with an emphasis in Health Fitness to work in the MSU Health Fitness and Wellness program. Position responsibilities include fitness assessment, exercise prescription, leading exercise classes, instructing educational classes related to health fitness, and assisting with administrative tasks associated with the Health Fitness and Wellness program.

 

MSU will offer one 12-month Graduate Assistant position with an emphasis in Nutrition to work in the MSU Health Fitness and Wellness program. Position responsibilities include dietary assessment, dietary prescription, instructing educational classes related to nutrition, and assisting with administrative tasks associated with the Health Fitness and Wellness program.

 

MSU will offer one 12-month Graduate Assistant position with an emphasis in Health Psychology to work in the MSU Health Fitness and Wellness program. Position responsibilities include assessment of lifestyle habits and developing behavioral change strategies, instructing educational classes related to health psychology such as smoking cessation and stress management, and assisting with administrative tasks associated with the Health Fitness and Wellness program.

 

Each of the Health Fitness and Wellness positions begin in the fall 2014 semester. These assistantships cover tuition and provide a stipend of $1,250 per month for 12 months. For questions regarding these positions, please contact Dr. Ben Abadie via phone (662.325.7240) or email (bra1@ra.msstate.edu). To apply for a Health Fitness and Wellness GA position, please send a cover letter stating your interest in one of the above positions, a resume, and an unofficial copy of your transcript to:

 

Dr. Ben R. Abadie
Graduate Assistantship Positions
Department of Kinesiology
P.O. Box 6186
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SPORTS and FITNESS ADMINISTRATIONHouston Logo
University of Houston Houston, Texas

Position: Assistant Professor (tenure track) Sports and Fitness Administration.

The Department of Health and Human Performance at the University of Houston is seeking a sports management specialist with demonstrable academic skills to serve as an assistant professor.

Qualification: Ph.D. or equivalent in sports administration, law, marketing, management or field closely related.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will develop an independent research agenda, seek external funding in support of that research agenda, teach graduate and undergraduate courses in sports and fitness administration, broadly defined along with mentoring graduate students, supervising interns and serve on university committees.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Application: Submit a letter of Application, Curriculum vitae, academic transcripts and three letters of reference to:
Dr. Demetrius Pearson, Chair: Sports and Fitness Administration Search Committee Department of Health and Human Performance
3855 Holman Street, 104 Garrison Gymnasium Houston, Texas 77204-6015

e-mail: dpearson@central.uh.edu
Review of application materials will begin February 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.

University Description: The University of Houston is a major urban research institution with a focus on urban issues and problems. The University has over 40,000 students in 13 colleges. The University of Houston is located near the renowned Texas Medical Center and NASA/Johnson Space Center providing faculty with a variety of opportunities to conduct interdisciplinary research. Houston is the largest city in Texas and offers a large variety of professional, cultural and personal opportunities.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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