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Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice in Athletic Training, position 124730

University of West Florida
Job Location:
Pensacola, Florida
Athletic Training

The Department of Movement Sciences and Health at the University of West Florida invites applications for position #124730, a full-time Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice (non-tenure earning). This is a 9-month position.

Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Application Deadline: November 4, 2022

Start Date: August 8, 2023

FTE: 1.0

Qualifications: The position requires a doctorate in Athletic Training, Human Performance, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or closely related discipline from an accredited institution. Board of Certification (BOC) Certified Athletic Trainer in good standing and eligibility for FL State Licensure, and NPI number is required along with a minimum of 5 years contemporary experience and clinical athletic training practice and collegiate teaching experience in the areas of athletic training, kinesiology, and/or related fields at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. Additional requirements include familiarity with CAATE standards and processes; supervision and evaluation of athletic training students; ability to work in a collaborative faculty environment; involvement with professional organizations; and excellent communication and writing skills.

Duties: The primary responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to teach graduate coursework and/or other courses assigned by the department chair. The candidate will engage in clinical scholarly activity, university and community service, and work with other university departments to recruit students in the graduate Athletic Training program. Additional opportunities may include oversight of the clinical education portion of the program, consistent with CAATE standards for the Coordinator of Clinical Education. Additionally, the candidate will facilitate relationships with colleagues within the university and stakeholders at the local, state, national, and international levels as well as a commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion.

Physical Job Location: Pensacola, Florida

Application Instructions: Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: Be prepared to attach a curriculum vitae, names, and contact information for three references, one of which must be a current or previous supervisor, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a letter of application/interest. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email

The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources at 850.474.2694 (voice) or 850.857.6158 (TTY). A criminal background check is required for successful candidates. E-Verify is required for employment. All applications for employment at the University are subject to the Florida public records.

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