The Office of Academic Affairs

WellStar College of Health and Human Services


Exercise Science and Sport Management

Position Title:
Assistant Professor of Sport Management
Position Qualifications – Responsibilities:

One or more nine-month, full-time, tenure-track positions to support an undergraduate major and new graduate program in sport management. Preference will be given to candidates whose areas of expertise have practical applications to the sports marketplace.  Candidates are expected to engage in departmental, college, university, and professional service activities.

Required Education – Experience – Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Candidates must have an earned doctorate in sport management or a related field.  Candidates must demonstrate strong potential for producing publishable research or have an established record of peer-reviewed publications commensurate with experience. 

Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be received by November 15, 2012. Candidates should submit a letter of application addressing the applicant’s qualifications, curriculum vitae, a current research paper, a list of references, and a copy of graduate transcripts. E-mailed applications should include all requested materials attached in a single compressed folder. Address materials to:

Sport Management Search Committee
Attention: Dr. J.C. Bradbury
Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management
MD 4104
1000 Chastain Road,
Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

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Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about this position opening, contact Dr. J.C. Bradbury, Department Chair,

Date Position Available:
August 2013
Departmental/College Overview:

The sport management program is housed in the newly formed Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management and is delivered by seven full-time faculty members. The program serves approximately 450 undergraduate majors and is preparing to offer a M.S. in Comparative Sport Management.  The sport management program has strong ties to the Atlanta sports community, which includes three major-league sports teams and serves as a frequent host to many national sports events.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

Kennesaw State University is a growing and progressive university in Georgia’s public system of higher education. Located on an attractive campus in suburban Atlanta, Kennesaw State University currently enrolls more than 24,000 traditional and nontraditional Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral students. The thriving Atlanta metropolitan area has a rich array of museums, theaters, libraries, colleges and universities, and other resources. Kennesaw State University was recognized in 2009 by The Chronicle of Higher Education as one of its “Great Colleges to Work For”.
EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Georgia is an Open Records State.


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This page was last updated on September 6, 2012.