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SUNY Oneonta Assistant Professor- Sport Psychology in Oneonta, New York

Job Description:The Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences at the State University of New York at Oneonta is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor position to support the sports psychology courses and other psychosocial courses within the curriculum beginning Fall 2024. Expectations include, but are not limited to teaching, research, student advisement, college service, and continuing professional development.The Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences proudly offers majors in four academic programs: the Exercise Science Major, Sports Management Major, Athletic Coaching minor, and Sports Management minor, with a thriving community of over 400 students and a forward- looking approach to further curriculum development. As we continue to expand, the University is demonstrating its commitment to preparing a new generation of aspiring sport health professionals by adding six tenure track positions. Through practical assignments and discussions of current issues, students learn how sport management and exercise science impacts us on a local, regional, and global scale. The Sport Management and Exercise Science classes use a wide array of facilities, including enhanced classrooms, equipped with current teaching modalities that allow for strong interaction between faculty and students. Sport Management and Exercise Science classes may also use many of our campus fitness and recreation facilities. To delve deeper into the University and explore the opportunities within our department visit and include but are not limited to:The ability to teach required courses in the department.Advise students.Participate in department service.Have a research agenda.Contribute to the positive ethos of the department.Appreciate DEISJ (Diversity: Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice) throughout courses and interactions with students.Teach other courses to meet department needs.The department is searching for an Assistant Professor to teach in the department. The following courses would be considered for this position. Candidates need not be proficient in all of them.Sport Psychology (Required)Exercise PsychologyIntroduction to Exercise ScienceEthical ConsiderationsSport and American SocietyWomen in SportThe Media in SportMisconceptions in SportOther courses of interest to studentsBase Salary: $60,000 - $62,000. Information on SUNY's comprehensive benefits offerings can be found at Qualifications: The successful candidate must a PhD or terminal degree in Sports Psychology, or a terminal degree with a focus in psychosocial aspects of sport and physical activity. ABD considered; official confirmation of degree conferral by issuing institution by start of employment. This position requires the ability to teach Sport Psychology and Exercise Psychology.Preferred:Certification as a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC®).Experience teaching undergraduates at the college level.Willingness to develop courses building on the current curricula and future expansion.Ability to establish a research program that mentors and engages undergraduate students.Experience working with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/ or multicultural teaching experience.Additional:Commitment to providing academic advising.A desire to work collaboratively across the department and institution.An appreciation for DEISJ.Additional Information:SUNY Oneonta enrolls about 5,500 students who pursue bachelor's or master's degrees or certificates in one of 70-plus academic programs. Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially, and live purposefully.The university is located in the City of Oneonta, nestled in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, Oneonta is one of the 20 Most Picturesque Small Towns in America, according to Microsoft News. The natural beauty of the region is breathtaking year-round. Each season offers outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, boating, swimming, and skiing. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance, management, and culture. The university's rating is 4.4, with one recent review noting that the people are what make SUNY Oneonta so special.Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the NYS Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at Oneonta values a diverse university community. Please visit our website on diversity at: Moreover, the university is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. "At SUNY Oneonta, we believe that diversity is an asset and a source of strength that energizes our collective growth and innovation." - President Alberto Cardelle.Application Instructions:To apply online go to: Please upload letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and statement of teaching philosophy. Contact information for three references must be provided; instructions for submitting letters of reference will be sent directly to the referees.For other employment and regional opportunities, please visit our website at:

Minimum Salary: 60000 Maximum Salary: 62000 Salary Unit: Yearly