Kinesiology Internship Coordinator

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Jan 11, 2023
Jan 27, 2023
Full Time
Kinesiology Internship Coordinator (part-time instructional faculty position)The School of Kinesiology (SOK) in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) is seeking a part-time (30 hours/week) instructional faculty member to serve as Internship Coordinator for the undergraduate Kinesiology program. This is a 12-month appointment that combines managerial leadership duties with teaching responsibilities (KINE 490, Kinesiology Internship III). The internship program is a series of robust experiential learning endeavors which require a total of 700 hours of practical engagement over multiple courses.George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.Responsibilities:Facilitating internship site placements for fall, spring and summer semesters;Cultivating relationships with new and existing internship sites;Facilitating student preparation for upcoming internship experiences;Maintaining a database of previous and future internship opportunities;Serving as a liaison among the Associate Dean's office, University Counsel, Office of Risk Management, and the internship sites for the maintenance and development of Affiliation Agreements;Maintaining the Kinesiology Internship Manual, which articulates the relevant policies and procedures that support the mission of the Kinesiology program;Collecting and analyzing data related to intern and supervisor performance; andTeaching one internship supervision course each semester.Required Qualifications:Master's degree in a Kinesiology-related field;Experience managing an internship program, supervising interns, or other relevant leadership experience;Teaching or advising experience in higher education;Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;Committed to upholding the standards of excellence set forth by the Kinesiology faculty; andParticipation in KINE and SOK faculty monthly meetings.

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