Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Sport & Recreation Management View
University of Regina
Regina, SK
Special Instructions to Applicants The Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina is a growing and dynamic community whose mission is to enhance the wellbeing of students, colleagues, and community members through quality education, innovative research, top-tier athletics, and diverse community programming. Our vision is to inspire learning, leadership, and excellence for strong, healthy communities.

Academically, the Faculty offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 800 students. Administratively, we are responsible for the delivery of recreation, leisure, and athletics for the University community. In addition, the Faculty provides health and wellness related services and programming for communities on and off campus. The Faculty operates out of a facility of more 15,000 sq. m that houses an aquatic centre, five gymnasiums, a dance studio, fitness facilities, an indoor track, laboratory space, as well as classrooms and meeting space.

The University of Regina is a comprehensive university of over 15,000 students committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service. We are located in Regina, Saskatchewan, a city of about 220,000 with vibrant sport, arts, and cultural communities and home to one of the largest urban parks in North America.

The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code however, qualified persons who self-identify as being of Indigenous ancestry will be given priority.

Applications are encouraged from all qualified candidates but priority will be given for Canadians and Permanent Residents.

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2018, however the position will remain open until filled.
Contact
(Faculty and Sessional postings only) Any questions about the position should be directed to the Dean, Harold Riemer, at: KHS.Dean@uregina.ca
CUPE Information (CUPE postings only)
Department/Unit KHS-Dean's Office
Employee Group URFA
Category Academic
Position Title Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Sport & Recreation Management
Salary Range $83,787 - $106,571 Annually
Status Permanent
Duration (if term)
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Part-Time %

Work Hours:
Pay Grade Faculty Assistant Professor
Position Summary The Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina is seeking an enthusiastic, collaborative, academic leader to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor position in its Sport and Recreation Management program beginning August 1, 2019.
Requirements Candidates for the position will have earned a PhD in a relevant discipline (e.g., Kinesiology, Sport Management, Recreation, Business, etc.). PhD candidates, with evidence of completion by date of appointment, are welcome to apply. Post-doctoral work would be considered an asset.

Our future colleague will provide evidence of being able to develop a viable research agenda in Sport and Recreation Management. A focus on the use of sport and/or recreation as a means of development at the local, regional, provincial, national, and/or international level would be preferred. Demonstrated ability to establish an active research profile that includes research publications, honours/graduate student mentorship, and securing external funding through national granting agencies, contracts with sport or recreation agencies, and/or other funding sources is a requirement of the position. The Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies prides itself on its collaborative approach to research; ability and willingness to work with others is important. In your letter of application, make certain to highlight areas of potential research collaboration(s) with current faculty members, or others across the University.

Your training, background, and/or program of research will have demonstrated an ability to teach a number of courses in the Sport and Recreation Studies (Sport and Recreation Management major) undergraduate program. Capacity to make contributions to graduate teaching is valued. Previous experience developing and teaching one or more university face-to-face or online courses is considered an asset. An overview of those Faculty of KHS undergraduate program courses (and any additional relevant courses) you would be prepared to deliver should also be included in the letter of application.
Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Teaching Philosophy
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
Research Interests/Projects
Unofficial Transcript(s)
Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Posting Date 10-31-2018
Closing Date Open Until Filled
Diversity Statement The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.
Competition Number 20181183