The College of Health Science and Public Health and the Department of Wellness and Movement Sciences invites applications for a Lecturer of Therapeutic Recreation in the Recreation and Leisure Services (RCLS) program to begin mid-September 2021. Appointment rank will be as Lecturer for a one year appointment for AY2021-2022. Lecturer positions may be reappointed.
The required start date for this position is 09/16/2021. This position requires that the candidate be available to be on campus in Cheney, WA on a regular basis — this is not an online teaching position.
The successful candidate hired into this position will be welcomed into an academic community dedicated to cultural diversity, community engagement, and social justice.
The candidate will teach undergraduate courses in the Therapeutic Recreation major, general recreation and related areas. The candidate may be expected to advise Therapeutic Recreation majors toward program completion and internship opportunities. Additionally, all faculty are expected to engage in effective teaching and assessment of student learning.
The department’s undergraduate programs prepare students to complete degrees in Exercise Science, Health and Physical Education, Public Health, Recreation and Tourism Management, Outdoor Recreation, and Therapeutic Recreation. We have Master of Science degrees in Athletic Training and in Wellness and Movement Sciences with two tracks – Sports and Recreation Administration and Exercise Science.
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