University of Charleston

Posted February 1, 2021

Professor & Program Director – Sport Business, Sport Media, Sport Analytics

 School of Business and Leadership, University of Charleston


The School of Business and Leadership at the University of Charleston invites applications from dynamic faculty leaders to serve as an Assistant/Associate Professor of Business and as Program Director in our well-established major in sport business and two innovative new majors in sport analytics and sport media.

Reporting directly to the Chair of the Business Department, we are seeking an energetic and highly collaborative faculty colleague with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, applied scholarship, and the recruitment and retention of students. The primary responsibilities of the position include the supervision of instructional faculty and student advising, curriculum development, program assessment, and collaborating with administrative offices to promote marketing and admission initiatives. This 9-month faculty appointment is scheduled to begin in August 2021.

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  • Doctorate in Sport Business/Management/Administration or a related business discipline preferred; candidates with graduate/terminal degrees in cognate disciplines or relevant professional experience will be considered.
  • Experience with academic program management and/or innovative curriculum/course development
  • Documented effectiveness in regard to undergraduate education teaching utilizing appropriate instructional technologies to deliver in-seat, hybrid and online courses
  • Professional experience in the field(s) of sport business, sport media and/or sport analytics
  • Preference will be given to candidates qualified to teach quantitative course in business or business analytics
  • Possession of an MBA and pertinent professional certifications is a plus


Electronic submissions are encouraged.  Please send a letter addressing the qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae/resume, unofficial college transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, summary of teaching evaluations, and contact information for three professional references to:

University of Charleston
Dr. Scott Bellamy
Dean, School of Business & Leadership
2300 MacCorkle Ave SE
Charleston, WV 25304


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