The School of Kinesiology, as an academic unit of Southern Nazarene University, is charged with meeting the demand for new and relevant academic programs that equip students for a successful career in Athletic Training, Pre-Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy, Exercise Science, Physical Education, Sport and Leisure, and Sport Management. Our Physical Education PK -12 program maintains national accreditation with the Commission on Accreditation of Education Programs (CAEP).
Southern Nazarene University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the State Board of Education. SNU is a private, liberal arts university with a variety of undergraduate and graduate Kinesiology programs. The mission of Southern Nazarene University is to make Christlike disciples through higher education in Christ-centered community. For more information about SNU, see our website: www.snu.edu
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We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with a strong commitment to teaching excellence, scholarship, and program development. The new faculty member will serve as a member of the School of Kinesiology with responsibility for teacher education for Physical Education courses within the traditional undergraduate program. This individual will be responsible for curriculum design, assessment and evaluation of program for accreditation processes. Additional responsibilities will include advising traditional undergraduate students as well as service within the department and university.
Masters degree required, doctorate preferred with at least 18 graduate hours in Teacher Education from an accredited institution.
Three years of successful teaching experience, including face-to-face and online delivery.
Experience with CAEP accreditation.
Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment with interest in active and collaborative learning as well as instructional use of technology.
Experience in creating courses and evaluating outcomes.
Teacher certification (credentials) in PK -12 Health and Physical Education with a minimum of two years PK – 12 experience preferred.
RANK AND SALARY Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
APPLICATION PROCESS Candidates wishing to apply for this position should submit the following on our online application:
Letter of application
Two-page statement highlighting the candidate’s perspective and understanding with regard to the integration of Christian faith and learning
BENEFITS Generous benefit structure including family health insurance plan (shared cost), long term disability, dental insurance, group life insurance, retirement matching, and tuition remission.
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Southern Nazarene University's (SNU) mission is to make Christlike disciples through higher education in Christ-centered community.