Temporary Faculty Position in Sports Medicine
Dept. of Sports Medicine
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 8,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The university is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas of Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The university is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.
The Department of Sports Medicine at Kutztown University invites applications for a temporary, medical leave replacement Faculty Athletic Trainer. The position is available for immediate hire and continue until January 31, 2023. In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: Master’s degree with BOC certification and PA licensure, or eligible along with demonstration of experience working with diverse populations. Computer, verbal and written communication skills will be essential. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assist with the delivery of the Sports Medicine Services program to student-athletes; evaluation, management and rehabilitation of athletic injuries; supervision of student employees; ability to work collaboratively with the University’s Health and Wellness Services’ clinical staff, team physicians and various campus departments and community resources in the delivery of comprehensive health care to student-athletes; providing game and practice coverage, as well as other duties assigned by the Director of Sports Medicine. A successful interview and demonstration of abilities is required. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Submit a letter of application expressing your interest, vitae, copies of relevant current certificates (BOC, PA, FA, CPR/AED), unofficial transcripts (official will be required at time of hire) and current telephone numbers of three professional references to: Brandon Nolt, Dept. of Sports Medicine, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530; or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.