Essential Functions: The Wayne State University Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies, located in the College of Education invites applicants to submit applications for part-time faculty positions as course instructors for graduate and undergraduate level courses. Candidates will be reviewed and placed in a pool for consideration as openings arise. Applications will be accepted throughout the year and appointments will be made as needed. Please be advised that the need for part time faculty varies from year to year. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.Job DescriptionTeach Graduate or Undergraduate level courses (up to 8 credit hours) in the following Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Studies program areas:Athletic TrainingExercise and Sport ScienceCommunity HealthHealth and Physical Education TeachingSport Administration and ManagementLifestyle Fitness ActivitiesPlan and organize course to include syllabus preparation, class instruction according to the officially approved course syllabus, use the Canvas online course management system, maintain office hours, give and grade assignments, and upload final grades.
Qualifications: QualificationsFor Graduate Level Courses: Earned terminal degree in Physical Education, Health Education, Community Health, Sport Management, Exercise and Sport Science, Kinesiology, Athletic Training or a directly related field is preferred. A Master's degree with significant industry experience may also be considered. For Undergraduate Level Courses: Master's degree in Physical Education, Health Education, Community Health, Sport Management, Exercise and Sport Science, Kinesiology, Athletic Training or a directly related field. For Lifestyle Fitness Activities courses (LFA) (e.g., Yoga, Zumba, Team Sports, Strength Training, Personal Fitness, etc.), applicants must have:A Bachelor's degree and 2 years of directly related experience (e.g., coaching the specific sport, teaching a similar course at an institution of higher education, etc.) ORA High School diploma, a professional certification in the relevant physical activity discipline (e.g., Yoga instructor certification, Zumba certification), and significant professional teaching experience.
Internal Number: 76_207271
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.