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Teaching Professor - Sport Management 998389


Cincinnati, OH
ID: 1913-433

Xavier University, a Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition, invites applications for a 9-month teaching professor position beginning August 2020. The Sport Management, Sport Marketing, and Sport Administration programs are located in the department of sport studies, in the College of Professional Sciences. The department of sport studies offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Exercise Science, Sport Management, and Sport Marketing, Master of Education degrees in Coaching Education and Athlete Development, and Sport Administration, as well as a Master of Science degree in Athletic Training. Xavier University has a strong commitment to diversity and, building upon recent success, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women and minorities. 


Earned Master’s degree in in Sport Management or a related field.  Preference will be given to candidates with a doctoral degree, teaching experience at an accredited college or university, and relevant sport industry experience. Content areas may include Introduction to Sport Management, Facility and Event Management, Sport Ethics, Legal and Ethical Issues in Sport, Sport Marketing, Professional Development, and Sport Finance and Economics.

Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching primarily undergraduate and possibly graduate courses in Sport Management and Sport Administration.
  • Participating in departmental, college and university service activities.
  • Advising students in the areas of both academic matriculation and professional development.
  • Other duties as assigned by chair.


Nine-month, non-tenure track.


Teaching Professor. Salary commensurate to qualifications and experience.

The committee will begin reviewing applications on November 15, 2019.  Submit letter of application, CV, and name, address and phone number of three references on Xavier University’s website.  Position will remain open until filled.  Questions may be directed to Dr. Dustin Thorn, the search committee chair, at