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Health and Physical Education Faculty (Tenure-Line, Open Rank)

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For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F7027z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

Position Information

Position Information

Department College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)
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Job Category Instructional or Research Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Health and Physical Education Faculty (Tenure-Line, Open Rank)
Working Title Health and Physical Education Faculty (Tenure-Line, Open Rank)
Job Type Full-Time
Position Number F7027z
Recruit Number Faculty - 7153
Working Hours
Location Prince William, VA
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Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
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Health and Physical Education Faculty (Tenure-Line, Open Rank)

The George Mason University Division of Health and Human Performance, within the College Education and Human Development (, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line Health and Physical Education Faculty position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

George Mason University, a Carnegie Research I institution and the largest public university in Virginia, is conveniently located near federal funding agencies in the national capital region. In addition to the B.S. in Physical Education, the division offers courses in health education; a B.S. degree in Kinesiology; M.S. and Ph.D. programs in Exercise, Fitness and Health Promotion; and an M.S. in Athletic Training.


  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses related to teaching, learning, and supervision in health and physical education;
  • Conducting and disseminating research;
  • Securing external research funding;
  • Developing professional partnerships with local school systems and community organizations; and
  • Assisting with accreditation requirements, and contributing to initiatives related to program development and growth.

Required Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in physical education or a closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An established or promising research agenda and funded research portfolio;
  • University and K-12 teaching experience;
  • Training/expertise in health education;
  • Experience with diverse populations; and
  • Interest in teaching with digital technology.
Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F7027z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: Review of applications will begin October 9, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
Posting Date 09/12/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

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Equity Statement

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV
  3. List of Professional References
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