Maryville University is accepting applications for a full-time faculty member in its rapidly growing Rawlings Sport Business Management Program. The successful candidate will teach sport business management courses and advise and mentor students in the program. In addition the faculty member will assist in the development, coordination and implementation of experiential learning opportunities for Rawlings Sport Business Management students and assist in School of Business recruitment programs. The faculty member will also manage and develop contacts and relationships for the program in addition to teaching courses with partner sport business organizations. The successful candidate must be committed to fostering a culturally diverse atmosphere for faculty, staff and students.
Masters degree in sport management or a related field
At least five years of professional experience in the business of sport
Ability to develop and teach a variety of sport business management courses in both on-ground and online formats
Student centered approach and passion for teaching and mentoring a diverse student population
Commitment to an experiential learning philosophy.
Doctorate in Sport Management or related field
On-line teaching experience
University-level teaching experience
Special Instructions to Applicants:
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
Teaching philosophy must be attached to complete the application process.
Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.
Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibiting discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.
Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution more than 6,000 students. Maryville offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the last two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 20 intercollegiate sports at the NCAA Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in West St. Louis County.