Assistant Professor HHP - Exercise Science

Location
Ferrum, Virginia
Salary
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

<p>The School of Social Sciences and Professional Studies at Ferrum College is currently seeking to appoint a tenure-track faculty in the Human Performance (HHP) program in Exercise Science at the assistant professor rank. &nbsp;The successful candidate will be expected to have a Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology/Kinesiology or related field, and possess expertise and/or experience in exercise physiology and kinesiology/biomechanics. &nbsp;A demonstrated record of college teaching experience is highly desirable.&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p><em>Responsibilities</em>: &nbsp;TEACHING: &nbsp;The dynamic faculty member will teach courses in exercise physiology, health related fitness, and kinesiology as well as other core courses in the HHP curriculum. &nbsp;Our faculty serve as mentors and advisors to our students and supervise internships. All candidates must provide evidence of ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate level and possess a commitment to a robust liberal arts education.</p> <p>SCHOLARSHIP: &nbsp;A successful candidate will provide evidence of scholarship, publication, and/or presentation activity through appropriate professional venues and involvement in scholarly projects with faculty and students.</p> <p>SERVICE: &nbsp;Our faculty fully participate in leadership activities and fulfill leadership roles at the College-wide, School, Program, and disciplinary level.</p> <p>A comprehensive review of applications will begin immediately, and will remain open until filled, unless noted otherwise in the description below. &nbsp;Ferrum College offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances, paid holidays, and a 403(b) retirement plan. &nbsp;A letter of application, including curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of scholarship and research, copies of graduate transcripts, and at least three recent letters of recommendation should be sent to the following:</p> <p>Electronic submissions (PDF or Word file attachments) may be emailed to <a href="mailto:resumes@ferrum.edu">resumes@ferrum.edu</a> or mail&nbsp;to Ferrum College, Human Resources Office, PO Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088.</p> <p><strong>Please Note: A background check is required</strong>.</p> <p>Ferrum College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator</p>

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