The Department of Public Health and Recreation at San José State University seeks qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Recreation or Recreation Therapy. The Department of Public Health and Recreation is a multidisciplinary department that awards B.S. degrees in Public Health and Recreation, and a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree with a concentration in community health education. Our undergraduate programs offer concentrations in population data science, community health education, recreation management, and recreation therapy. A Master of Recreation will be launched in the fall of 2021. The PHR Department is one of the largest and fastest-growing units within the College of Health and Human Sciences. With the slogan of Achieving Health and Wellbeing for All, our PHR mission is "to cultivate a learning community, advance scholarship, and act as an agent of social change within the domains of public health and recreation through serving our diverse SJSU PHR students and alumni and partnering communities to facilitate personal and community transformation." As highlighted within our current strategic plan, our vision is that: "We aspire to be innovators and leaders in learning and teaching, scholarship, and professional practice to ignite social change towards a more vibrant, prosperous, and just world where the optimal health and wellbeing of individuals and communities are achieved and sustained."
SJSU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
It is the policy of SJSU to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who self disclose.
Internal Number: 498210
About San Jose State University
San Jose State University is a destination for dreamers, innovators and high achievers. Our campus sees countless new discoveries every day?from faculty members cutting-edge research to students who discover new passions in the classroom. Discover SJSU by learning about the university's history or finding out what's happening on campus today.