The Department of Health & Kinesiology at Texas A&M University invites applications for a Clinical Assistant Professor (non-tenure track) to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the CAATE accredited professional Master of Science in Athletic Training program and serve as a core faculty member and play an integral role in the program.
Rank: Clinical Assistant Professional Track (Non-Tenure)
Appointment: This is a nine-month academic professional track appointment with anticipated start date for summer of 2020. Salary, benefits and compensation packages are competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
An earned doctorate in Athletic Training or associated field (ABD will be considered if date of degree confirmation is before the position start date)
BOC Certification as an Athletic Trainer in good standing
Texas Athletic Trainer License or eligible
Teaching experience in athletic training (CAATE program preferred at graduate level)
Minimum of three years full-time clinical athletic training experience (preferably as a preceptor)
Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student and faculty population
Demonstrated a record of or potential for engaging in impactful teaching, research and service that merits the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor at a Research-Extensive, Tier I University
Other specialized education and credentials (e.g., CSCS, PES, CES, EMT, LMT, PT, RN, )
Experience in mentoring scholarly research (Graduate/Undergraduate)
Experience utilizing various teaching technologies and multiple teaching formats (e.g., face-to- face, hybrid, online)
Experience with incorporating the use of standardized patients, clinical simulations and interprofessional education into teaching and collaborations
Teach courses primarily in Athletic Training and other areas of expertise as needed (e.g., Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, )
Maintain contemporary expertise in assigned teaching area
Assist the Program Director with program accreditation responsibilities
Assist the Clinical Education Coordinator with supervision of clinical education both undergraduate and graduate
Recruit, advise and mentor diverse undergraduate and graduate students
Maintain a level of scholarship sufficient to qualify and maintain Graduate Faculty Status
Supervise athletic training graduate research projects
Establish collaborative partnerships within the department, university, medical community and public/private sector
Location: As the flagship campus of The Texas A&M University System, we are located in College Station, Texas which is conveniently located in a triangle formed by Dallas, Houston, and Austin. The area boasts a low cost of living, a sun-belt environment, and is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the country. With a student population of more than 64,000 and nearly 9,000 faculty and staff, the Spirit of Aggieland is unmistakable. We are a unique American institution, fostering a culture of friendliness, diversity, compassion and respect for one another. Our unique history and rich traditions make Texas A&M special.
Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values.
The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity
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About Texas A&M University
Texas A&M is located in the twin cities of Bryan and College Station, with a population of nearly 255,000, and is conveniently located in a triangle formed by Dallas, Houston, and Austin. The area boasts a low cost of living, a sun-belt environment, and is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the country. Texas A&M is the largest university in Texas with more than 58,000 students on the College Station campus. Ranked #2 nationally on the list of Best Schools of 2017 by schools.com, 17th in the nation for research expenditures by National Science Foundation, and 27th among all public universities in the nation. TAMU is also a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, one of only 63 research institutions with this distinction.