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Texas Christian University
Department of Kinesiology
Announcement of Position Availability

Tenure track, assistant professor appointment beginning Aug. 13, 2000.
Earned doctorate with an emphasis in sport psychology, as well as university teaching experience, and a record of research activity.
Professional Duties:
Teach graduate and undergraduate courses in sport psychology, and undergraduate courses in pedagogy. Conduct research, seek internal and external funding, advise undergraduate and graduate majors, and provide service to the university.
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Application Deadline:
Screening of applicants will begin May. 15, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled.
Application Process:
Send letter of application, vitae, graduate transcripts,and names of three references to:

The Department of Kinesiology is in the College of Health and Human Sciences, and offers four majors each for undergraduate and graduate students. Texas Christian University is a private teaching and research institution located about three miles from downtown Fort Worth, and has approximately 7200 students enrolled in a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. Fort Worth, a city of approximately 500,000 residents, is part of the greater Fort Worth/Dallas metroplex. TCU is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action employer.

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San Diego University for Integrative Studies
Distance Learning Program
Online instructor Positions

The San Diego University for Integrative Studies Distance Learning Program has four online instructor positions available. We offer degree programs in Sport Psychology, Sport Counseling, Transpersonal Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Humanistic Studies and General Psychology. For courses descriptions visit our web site at Online instructors can teach from home at their own time, training will be provided but instructors must be familiar with the Internet environment. If you are interested in teaching online please send your resume to:

    Cristina B. Versari, Ph.D.
    San Diego University for Integrative Studies
    5703 Oberlin Drive, Suite 208
    San Diego CA 92121
    Phone: (858) 638-1999
    Fax: (858) 638-1990,
    [email protected]

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Play It Smart Program
National Football Foundation
Job Announcement (Pending Final Approval)
Academic Coach

The "Play It Smart" program, underwritten by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame, is accepting applications for "Academic Coach" positions for the fall of 2001. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: academic advisement and counseling, development of an academic support system, monitoring academic progress, recruiting and training of volunteer mentors, conducting workshops which address the needs of the students, development of initiatives to foster attainment of Play It Smart goals, coordinating community service activities, collecting data for evaluation, and completing other duties as assigned. Play It Smart is a school-based program that seeks to use the sport experience as a vehicle to enhance the academic, athletic, career, and personal development of high school student athletes. The salary for the part-time positions range from $7,500 to $15,000 based on the number of coaches hired for each school. The academic coach position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree, experience working with students, and experience working with or a demonstrated appreciation of interscholastic athletics. Students currently enrolled in athletic counseling, sport psychology, counseling psychology, and school guidance graduate programs may be able to use this experience as an intern. The position requires counseling experience, initiative, self-motivation, strong oral and written communication skills, organization skills, and the ability to establish trust and build rapport in diverse settings. A working knowledge of basic computer skills, college admission procedures, NCAA eligibility rules, and career and life planning strategies is beneficial. Successful candidates will be required to attend a one-week orientation and training in Canton, OH (7/27-8/1/01). To apply, please send a letter of application, resume and the names of three references to:

    Jim Presbrey
    Play It Smart
    National Football Foundation
    22 Maple Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960-5251
    [email protected]

Academic Coaches will be needed in the following cities:
Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Canton, OH; Chicago, IL; Cincinnati, OH; Cleveland, OH; Denver, CO; Indianapolis, IN; Jacksonville, FL; Knoxville, TN; Newark, NJ; New Brunswick, NJ; New Haven, CT; Orange, NJ; Pasadena, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Portland, OR; Richmond, VA; Rochester, NY; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; St. Louis, MO; and West Palm Beach, FL.

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University of North Texas
Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion, and Recreation
Kinesiology Lecturer Position

This position requires a master's degree or earned doctorate (ABD acceptable) in Kinesiology or related field and is a nine-month, non-tenure track appointment beginning Fall, 2001. Summer teaching is contingent on student demand and funding.
Rank and Salary:
Lecturer. Salary competitive, commensurate with experience, and background.
Primary responsibilities may include but are not limited to: (1) Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in one or both of the following areas: curriculum/pedagogy/youth; psychosocial dimensions of sport; and (2) Participate in departmental, college, and university-wide committees. Additional responsibilities may include: (1) Possible supervision of student teachers; (2) Teaching in the areas of motor behavior/development or history of sport.
Public school teaching and/or Professional Development School experience is desired.
The University:
The University of North Texas is a metropolitan research institution with over 27,000 students, one-third of whom are graduate students. UNT is located in the vibrant and rapidly growing Denton-Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Application Procedure:
Send letter of application, current curriculum vita, samples of published writings, official transcript(s) verifying academic preparation, and three (3) letters of recommendation to:

    Dr. James R. Morrow, Jr. (email: [email protected])
    Kinesiology Search Committee
    Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation
    The University of North Texas
    P.O. Box 311337
    Denton, TX 76203
    PH: (940) 565-2651
    FAX: (940) 565-4904

Application Deadline:
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
The University of North Texas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution committed to diversity in its educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming environment for everyone. The University of North Texas encourages applications from women and under-represented groups.

The Department:
The Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion, and Recreation is home to approximately 700 undergraduate and 150 graduate majors. The department offers the B.S. and M.S. degree in each program area. The KHPR Department currently has 23 faculty members housed in the Physical Education Building, an outstanding facility with excellent laboratories, exercise facilities, and technologically advanced classrooms.
The College:
The College of Education is one of nine Colleges/Schools at the University of North Texas. It has one of the finest teacher education programs in the Southwest and is on the cutting edge of working with innovative educational technological services for use in a variety of public/private settings. The Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion, and Recreation is one of four departments located in the College of Education and services the largest number of students in the College.
The University:
The University of North Texas is a comprehensive state supported institution of higher education established at Denton in 1890. Since that time, UNT has evolved into a multi-purpose institution offering 128 degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. The most comprehensive university in the North Texas region, UNT is striving to fulfill the varied educational needs of the large Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area through research and quality academic programs and cooperative educational ventures.
With a Fall, 2000 enrollment of 27,000+, UNT is the state's 4th largest university. UNT serves students from every state in the nation and from approximately 100 foreign countries.
The Community:
The University of North Texas is located in Denton, Texas, a medium-size community of 75,000. The campus, composed of 133 buildings on 424 acres, tops a triangle linking Dallas and Fort Worth and is less than a 45 minute drive to each of the cities. Many businesses, industry, education, government and cultural activities that support university studies are based in the Dallas/Fort Worth region. The Dallas/Fort Worth regional airport (third busiest in the U.S.) is located 25 miles from campus providing easy accessibility to Denton and the rest of the country. One of the assets of living within the Dallas/Fort Worth region includes ready access to a variety of quality therapeutic recreation agencies and programs for purposes such as research, field experiences, and service involvement. Additionally, Recreation and Leisure Studies Program alumni provide strong support of faculty and student activities.

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University of California, Hayward
Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education
Lecturer Position

Full time lecturer position 2001 - 2002. Open immediately, closed when position filled. Doctorate preferred. Teaching experience desirable. Courses in measurement, structural, biomechanics, motor learning, sport psychology as well as related laboratory courses. In addition, possible courses in teacher education and nutrition. Send vita, graduate transcripts, teaching experience, courses qualified to teach to:

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