Employment Opportunities

Faculty Positions

Current Faculty Employment Searches:


Department Head

The Head of Department serves as the chief academic, fiscal, and administrative officer for the department and will also fill the Thomas A. and Joan Read Endowed Chair for Disadvantaged Youth in HLKN. Candidates must possess an earned doctorate preferably in a field related to any of the department’s academic and research programs, be a Full Professor, and have a unique and active record of scholarship. Review of applications will begin November 21, 2016, and will continue until an appointment is made. Full Position Description

For more information, contact:

Dr. J. Timothy Lightfoot
Chair, HLKN Head Search Committee 
(979) 845-8744
  • Non-Tenure Track Faculty Positions:

Clinical Assistant Professor of Sport Pedagogy

Applicants should have expertise in the field of Kinesiology-Sport Pedagogy/ Physical Education Teacher Education or other related educational fields. The successful candidate should expect to assume teaching, mentoring, and administrative duties associated with the Physical Education Teacher Certification Program. Review of candidates will begin on November 4, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. See full employment posting.

Instructional and Clinical (Assistant, Associate, or Full) Professors: All Divisions

The Department of Health & Kinesiology is authorized to hire several full-time, non-tenure track faculty with the above titles. All of these faculty positions require teaching undergraduate courses related to health, kinesiology, physical activity or sport management. Clinical-track professors may also supervise graduate students in professional practicum experiences. Instructional track professors may also teach regular graduate courses and special topic seminars. All positions with "Professor" titles will have to perform professional service duties in addition to teaching. All non-tenure track position openings are subject to budgetary availability, student enrollment needs, programmatic needs, and turnover rates.

To apply, please send your curriculum vitae, along with a letter of interest describing areas of expertise, highest academic degree, teaching experience, contact information for at least three references, and any other relevant information via e-mail or to the address listed below to:

Dr. Richard B. Kreider
Head, Department of Health & Kinesiology
332 Blocker Building
4243 TAMU
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-4243


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Texas A&M University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.