Exercise Science Instructor/Assistant Professor Position

Saint Louis, Missouri
Mar 20, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Health and Sport Sciences Division at Missouri Baptist University is seeking qualified candidates to fill a full-time faculty exercise science position for the fall of 2018. The candidate of choice will be required to teach the equivalent of a four-course load per semester, concentrating in the exercise science major. General faculty responsibilities will include student advising, division and committee assignments, and other duties as assigned by the Division Chair.

An earned doctorate in exercise science with an emphasis in health sciences or a related field from an accredited institution preferred, ABD accepted. University/College teaching experience, previous work in an exercise science related vocation, and evidence of ability to perform scholarly activity is desirable.

MBU is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and professional activity while integrating personal faith with the pursuit of knowledge. Successful candidates must be professing Christians who are active members of a local church and can articulate a Christian worldview in their work and life.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Letters of application should describe teaching ability/experience, research accomplishments, and any previous work with exercise science or health science related vocations. Please submit the following to Dr. Greg Comfort at [email protected]: A letter of application, current vita (including references), and a statement of Christian faith that includes information about how your Christian faith informs and influences your personal and professional life, how it plays a role in your interest in joining Missouri Baptist University (MBU), and how it will help you contribute to MBU given our vision, mission, and values statements.