Assistant Professor of Practice in Clinical Exercise Physiology

Location
Texas Tech University
Salary
Up to $55,000 for 9 months
Posted
Sep 08, 2017
Ref
Refer to requisition number 11365BR when applying.
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Texas Tech University

Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management

Assistant Professor of Practice in Clinical Exercise Physiology

The Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management is pleased to announce the availability of an Assistant Professor of Practice position, a non-tenure-track position emphasizing teaching. The appointment will be effective September 1, 2018.

Websites: The TTU’s website is http://www.ttu.edu/ and the department’s website is  http://www.depts.ttu.edu/ksm/ .

Minimum Qualifications

Earned master’s degree in Exercise Science or a related field Minimum of ten years of experience and achievement in professional practice related to job responsibilities  

Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching undergraduate courses in exercise science or kinesiology  ACSM Certified (CEP) or Registered (RCEP) Clinical Exercise Physiologist An earned doctorate in exercise physiology, exercise science, or rehabilitative sciences History of promoting diversity through research, service, and/or work with students from diverse backgrounds 

Responsibilities

Teach undergraduate courses in clinical exercise physiology, including but not limited to exercise testing and prescription Supervise graduate student during their clinical internships Earn ACSM CEP or  RCEP within one year of hire date if not held Mentor students in professional and career preparation Serve as liaison with professional contacts and entities on behalf of the department Provide service to the department, college, university, and community

Rank:  Search is open to all qualified candidates

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experiences

Effective Date of Appointment: 9-month, non-tenure-track position will be effective September 1, 2018.

Application Deadline: Evaluation of applications will begin on September 15, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedures: Applications must be submitted on line at: http://bit.ly/2wNt6bH and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and names and contact information of three people who could be asked to write letters of recommendation. Refer to requisition number 11365BR when applying.

The Department: The department offers a B.S. in Kinesiology and M.S. in Kinesiology. The department offers state-of-the-art research equipment and laboratories in its own building, which also includes six classrooms, a student computer lab, and faculty offices. The department is one of the largest departments at Texas Tech University and enrolls over 1,200 undergraduate students in Kinesiology. Approximately 40 graduate students are enrolled in the master’s degree specializations in exercise physiology (clinical; human performance) and in motor behavior/exercise and sport psychology. The Department also has approximately 300 undergraduate and 40 graduate students earning a B.S. in Sport Management or M.S. in Sport Management respectively.

The University: Texas Tech University enrolls over 36,000 students and is located in Lubbock, Texas, a center of cultural, commercial, medical, and professional services. The main campus is located adjacent to the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.

For additional information regarding this position contact:

Angela Lumpkin, Professor and Department Chair

Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management

Texas Tech University

Box 43011

Lubbock, TX 79409-3011

806-834-6935

angela.lumpkin@ttu.edu

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.