Assistant Professor Exercise Science

The Citadel
Charleston SC
Feb 21, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Responsibilities:

The Department of Health, Exercise and Sport Science at The Citadel (the Military College of South Carolina is seeking applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor that begins August 2018.  The Citadel, the School of Science and Mathematics, and the Department of Health, Exercise and Sport Science are committed to excellence in teaching; in addition, professional activity in scholarship/research and service is also expected. Teaching responsibilities at undergraduate (B.S.) and graduate (M.S.) levels may include research methods, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of physical activity, biomechanics, muscular strength and conditioning, motor learning and motor development, and other areas of exercise science. The position would have opportunity to teach undergraduate and graduate students within the degrees of exercise science and physical education. The typical teaching load is 12 credit hours each semester.  Research opportunities within and beyond a well-equipped laboratory are possible through The Citadel Foundation and/or extramural funding sources.


Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have completed a terminal degree by time of appointment in the area of exercise science or related area such as physical education.  

Service expectations include advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, supervising graduate assistants, and participation on departmental and college committee assignments.  Applicants who have experience with external grant preparation, online teaching and/or development, and who are excited to be a part of a growing, progressive program are highly encouraged to apply. 

Interested individuals should submit an online application and can either attach OR send curriculum vitae, and other pertinent information to Dr. Tim Bott, Department of Health, Exercise and Sport Science, The Citadel, 171 Moultrie Street, Charleston, SC 29409. The Citadel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline:  March 30, 2018 or until filled.