The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor's Mayborn College of Health
Sciences seeks qualified faculty for its School of Exercise & Sport
Science beginning Fall 2021, with initial appointment at the rank
of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with experience.
UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated
teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and
faith-informed discernment in a global society.
The School of Exercise & Sport Science offers five undergraduate
degree programs that include the BS in Health Science (Pre-Physical
Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Physician Assistant,
Pre-Medicine), the BS in Exercise Physiology, the BS & BA in Sport
Management and a the BS in Physical Education with teaching
certification. Additionally, the School offers two graduate degrees
that include a Master's of Science in Exercise Physiology and a
Master's of Science in Sport Administration. Our goal is to engage
students in a Christ-centered learning environment where they will
develop the knowledge, skills, and inter-professional competencies
to become leaders in the complex and dynamic environment of health
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of
22,000 in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5
miles), Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles)
and Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant
cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life
are hallmarks of the local community.
Faculty Responsibilities: Activities required of all faculty
include exemplary teaching, curriculum development, student
advising; professional attainment; and service to department,
college, university, and the community.
Specific Responsibilities: Teach both undergraduate and graduate
level courses in the Sport Management and Sport Administration
degree programs. Such courses may include Ethics in Sport, Legal
Aspects of Sport, Communication in Sport, Media Technology, and
Research Methods in Sport. The teaching load is typically 12 hours
per semester. Other responsibilities may include student advising,
graduate student mentorship, and clinical supervision of students
and/or internship sites.
Doctorate in Sport Management or related discipline from an
accredited institution is required. ABD will be considered
(tenure-track status requires terminal degree in hand). Excellent
teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional
attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential.
Must be an active, and committed Christian.
Salaries and Benefits:
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent
benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan
with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their
Position will remain open until filled.
Please click the "Apply Now" link to apply for this
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and
evidence of quality teaching performance with your online
application. Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at