Adjunct Instructor, Instructional Sport and Exercise Sciences

Gulf Shores

SummaryThe Sport and Exercise Sciences Department is currently seeking Adjunct Instructor to teach Sport and Exercise Sciences (SES) courses.Sport & Exercise Science programs, focuses on A unique blend of physical, intellectual and social/spiritual dimensions, the Sport & Exercise Sciences facilitate the transformation of human potential through sport and physical activity. Essential FunctionsDeveloping, delivering, and reviewing course material and syllabi.Creating a classroom environment where students feel comfortable participating and learning.Setting up assessments based on departmental regulations and requirements.Preparing students for assessments and providing helpful performance feedback.Providing extra support to students who require it and scheduling consultation times where questions and concerns can be voiced.Answering students’ questions and providing feedback on assignments or essay drafts.Assisting other faculty members with lesson plans and assessments.Recommending additional readings or advice to students as required.Keeping up-to-date with advancements in the field and integrating new knowledge into lessons.Adjuncts are responsible for collaborating with respective academic coordinators and directors in the instruction and delivery of the course as well as additional responsibilities outlined in the faculty handbook.Additional Responsibilities:Develop curriculumPrepare and distribute course outline/syllabi to studentsTeach course sectionsMaintain accurate attendance recordsUse teaching and learning strategies that optimize student performance and interestConduct assessmentsComply with department and school policies, grading and proceduresQualifications/RequirementsMinimum requirements include academic and/or professional expertise in the corresponding field (s). A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.Certification from one of the following:American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Academy of Sports Medicine(NASM), Aerobics Fitness Association of America (AFAA), the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), NationalStrength & Condition Association (NSCA), or other nationally recognized fitness certification applicable to course being taught.Benefits: Barry University offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, tuition assistance, paid time off and work/life balance initiatives such as wellness programs, spirituality in the workplace, and training and development.Barry University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.