The faculty member will serve as the program director for the undergraduate major in athletic training, will facilitate the transition to an entry level master's program, and will teach undergraduate courses in the Athletic Training Program which is fully accredited and recognized by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Once the MSAT program begins, the candidate will teach graduate/undergraduate coursework and/or other courses assigned by the department chair. The successful candidate will engage in scholarly activity, university and community service, advise program students, and work with various university departments to recruit students into the Athletic Training Program. Consistent with CAATE standards, the responsibilities of the Program Director include day-to-day operation, coordination, supervision, and evaluation of all aspects of the Athletic Training Program.
Earned Doctorate (ABD considered) in Athletic Training, Human Performance, Kinesiology or related field. Board of Certification (BOC) credential in good standing and eligibility for VA State Licensure. A minimum of 2 years clinical athletic training experience and 2 years of collegiate teaching experience. Administrative experience and familiarity with CAATE standards and processes. Additional requirements include evidence of supervision and evaluation of athletic training students.
Three or more years of demonstrated university-level experience in teaching in the areas of athletic training, kinesiology, and/or related fields at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. Experience as a Program Director and/or Clinical Education Coordinator of a CAATE accredited Athletic Training Program. Demonstrated record of leadership within an accredited program and the ability to work effectively with students, staff and faculty.
Work Location: Radford
Posting Number: F00095P
Position Number: F03670
Department: Health and Human Performance-11304
Application Review Date: 10/01/2019
Internal Number: 7713
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