Departmental Job Openings


Would you like to work for Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences?


For AY 2019, the Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences is authorized to hire up to 15 full and/or part-time, non-tenure track faculty within the following titles:

  • Assistant Lecturer
  • Lecturer
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Clinical Full Professor
  • Instructional Assistant Professor
  • Instructional Associate Professor
  • Instructional Full Professor
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Visiting Associate Professor
  • Visiting Full Professors Professor
  • Assistant Professor of the Practice
  • Associate Professor of the Practice
  • Full Professor of the Practice

The minimum education requirements are Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral degree as appropriate to the position.

All of these faculty positions require teaching undergraduate courses related to parks, recreation and tourism. Clinical-track professors may also supervise graduate students in professional practicum experiences. Instructional-track professors may also teach regular graduate courses m and special topic seminars. All positions with “professor” titles will perform professional service duties in addition to teaching. Titles that include “of the practice” are also non-tenure track appointments. These titles are for faculty members who have had or maintain a primary employment in a profession outside of academia.

All non-tenure track position openings are subject to budgetary availability, student enrollment needs, programmatic needs, and turnover rates.

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: If you currently are NOT a Texas A&M System employee please click below to go to our external career site to view our jobs. Go to External Career Site –

INTERNAL APPLICANTS: If you currently ARE a Texas A&M System employee: Go to Internal Career Site –

You may also send your curriculum vitae to Dr. Scott Shafer ( either via e-mail or to the address on our homepage. Please include a letter of interest describing areas of expertise, highest academic degree, teaching experience, and other relevant information.

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