A graduate adjunct faculty position is available for an individual to teach one or more of the following Exercise Science courses in our new online graduate program: ES501 – Introduction to Sport Ministry; ES505 – Pre-Practicum/Internship; ES506 – Coaching Methods; ES602 Leadership and Ethical Issues; ES603 Developing the 21st Century Athlete; ES604 – Practicum; ES605 Internship; ES606 Final Paper. Detailed course descriptions are available at online.sterling.edu. This adjunct faculty position is available as early as May, 2018. The courses are delivered solely in an online format
Founded in 1887, Sterling College’s mission is to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith. With almost 700 students and 42 full-time faculty, the campus community shares a vision to be recognized as the finest Christ-centered, servant-leadership-development-focused liberal arts experience in the Great Plains. The City of Sterling is a progressive town of about 2,300 with a very cordial relationship with the college. Sterling has its own medical clinic and a progressive public school system. The local economy is based on farming, ranching, oil, and small manufacturing companies. Hutchinson (pop. 42,000) is a 25-minute drive, and Wichita (pop. 385,000) is about 65 minutes away.
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must undergo a background check. To apply: go to sterling.edu/employment and complete the link for this position. Please submit all of the requested documents electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terminal degree required (PhD preferred) from an accredited institution in Exercise Science or a related field.
Professional experience in the area of sport coaching and leadership (preferred). (Please include in your resume).
All faculty members are expected to demonstrate a strong and articulate Christian faith, to model and mentor students in leadership and in the integration of faith into every aspect of life and learning.
About Sterling College
Sterling College is a Christ-centered, four year liberal arts college located in Sterling, Kansas.
Sterling College is a Christian liberal arts college, founded in 1887. With an enrollment of nearly 700, the College has increased enrollment over 30% in the past seven years and looks to continue this trend toward fulfillment of its long-term vision. Sterling is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities and is accredited by Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Sterling College, in its employment practices, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, or national origin.