Faculty, Lecturer, Exercise Science/Outdoor Rec

Aug 02, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Faculty, Lecturer, Exercise Science/Outdoor Rec

Position Category: Faculty - Non Tenure Track (FT)

Under the direction of the Department Chairperson, instructs courses in Exercise Science Major teaching responsibilities may include (but are not limited to): Motor Learning and Control, Research Methods, and Fitness for Life. Performs other duties associated with teaching, departmental and college responsibilities, and other duties as assigned and described in the faculty handbook.

Required Qualifications:
Master of Science degree or higher in Exercise Science or a related field from an accredited institution.

Demonstrable evidence of at least two semesters of successful teaching in the discipline. Proficiency in exercise science instructional and laboratory techniques with evidence of student-oriented approach to teaching as demonstrated through teaching evaluations.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Exercise Science laboratory techniques and course content.
  • Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques.
  • Knowledge of program and curriculum development.
  • Knowledge of measurement and evaluation.
  • Skills in student management, motivation and evaluation.
  • Skills in use of technology.
  • Effective interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to teach required courses.

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Requirements:
Work is normally performed in a typical classroom/office work environment.

Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.

FLSA: Exempt

Pay Range: DOQ

Advertisement Number: FAC09817
Open Date: 08/01/2017
Review Start Date: 08/07/2017
Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant: Under “Reference’s Letter” please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/2129

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer and committed to fostering a diverse workforce. As an inclusive community, we actively seek diversity among our applicants for this position. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.