We seek candidates with an earned doctorate (i.e., Ph.D., Ed.D., DSc.) in kinesiology or related field prior to appointment date. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate teaching excellence in undergraduate classes; experience using a variety of instructional strategies, such as face-to-face delivery, online, hybrid, experiential learning, or field-based experiences to engage students with diverse needs and experiences; with teaching certification and/or licensures in physical education, exercise, fitness or sports; effective communication and interpersonal skills; sensitivity to academic and cultural diversity; demonstrated record of leadership for curriculum development; a record of research and/or grant acquisition; and a commitment to the mission and vision of the University.
Salary: Competitive salary range and comprehensive fringe benefits package.
Setting: Founded in 1875, Huston-Tillotson University is Austin's first institution of higher education. The University is an independent, liberal arts, church-related, historically black institution located on a 23-acre tree-lined campus near downtown Austin, Texas. The University is affiliated with The United Methodist Church, the United Church of Christ, and the United Negro University Fund (The University Fund). Undergraduate, four-year degrees in business, education, the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences are awarded. Huston-Tillotson University is multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, and multi-faith, and welcomes students of all ages, races, and religions. While faculty are engaged in a range of activities, their primary focus is teaching. The average student-teacher ratio is 15 to 1, which allows an environment of personalized attention to students
Application Procedure: Candidates should submit a letter of interest establishing qualifications for the position, a current resume, statement of teaching philosophy, official transcripts, an HTU application, and three letters of recommendation. HTU applications can be found at www.HTU.edu. This position is opened until filled with start date in Fall 2020. Forward application packets to: Director of Human Resources, Huston-Tillotson University, 900 Chicon St., Austin, TX 78702-2795.
Huston-Tillotson University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer