Physical Education (Group Fitness): Part-Time Faculty - Spring 2018

Position ID: 37713
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Gwinnett College
College/Div/School: 
Education
Department: 
Physical Education
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Part-Time Instructor, Part-Time Professor
Job Description: 

 

Job Details
 
Position Title:  Physical Education (Group Fitness): Part-time Faculty - Spring 2018
 
Opened Date:  09/22/2017
 
Job Category:  Faculty
 
Department:  Physical Education - 3010160
 
Division:  Academic Affairs
 
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2
 
Position Statement:
 

~~Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. With a current enrollment of over 12,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2017, including both residential and commuter students. GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Description:
 

GGC is seeking candidates for the position of Physical Education part time Faculty for future semester terms. Reporting to the Dean of School of Science & Technology, this position teaches college-level introductory group fitness content including cardio kickboxing, power stretch, body sculpting, weight training and fitness walking. This position also reviews, evaluates and recommends student learning materials, and evaluates students to measure their progress in achieving institutional and course goals.

Salary
 
Commensurate with education and experience.
 
Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:
 
Minimum
  • Master's degree in this field or related discipline from an accredited institution.
  • Must have a background in physical education, health, wellness, exercise science, education with an emphasis in physical education, kinesiology, physiology of exercise, or adaptive physical education.
  • Two years of fitness or physical education experience at the high school, college, or professional level.
  • Must have ACE, ACSM, AFAA, or NETA group fitness certification.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse population of students.
Preferred
  • Doctorate degree (Ph.D.)
  • College or University teaching experience.
Position Disclosure:
 
Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
 
Physical Requirements
 
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.
 
Work Hours:  Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends).
 
Position Status:  Part-Time
 
FLSA:  Exempt
 
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Masters
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

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