Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Job description

The Department of Kinesiology at The University of Rhode Island invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Kinesiology position with an emphasis in biomechanics starting in the 2019-20 academic year.

The successful candidate will seek and secure external funding while developing an independent line of research, participate in collaborative research projects, teach in the undergraduate and graduate (M.S.) exercise science program, advise students, and participate in service activities at the university, college, and department levels along with service to the profession.

Visit the URI jobs website at to apply and view complete details for posting (F00104).   Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter addressing the qualifications for the position (as one complete document), (#2) Curriculum Vita, which should include the names and contact information for three professional references (as one complete document), and (#3) “Other Document” A two page, five-year research plan (as one complete document).

Application Deadline:  This is an open until filled search. First consideration will be given to applications received by (November 7, 2018). Second consideration may be given to applications received by November 28, 2018. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (November 28, 2018) may not be given full consideration.


The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.




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Job No: F00104
Posted: 10/11/2018
Application Due: 12/10/2018
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