Adjunct Positions, Exercise Science

Winchester, VA
Apr 09, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Faculty Temporary Part-timeWinchester, VAPosted 3 months agoShenandoah UniversityShenandoah UniversityShenandoah University

The College of Arts and Sciences at Shenandoah University, a private, comprehensive university located 70 miles northwest of Washington, D.C., is seeking to build a pool of persons qualifies to teach within the Department of Exercise Science.

The Exercise Science Department at Shenandoah University is a growing program within the College of Arts & Sciences and works closely with graduate health professions programs such as Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. The Department emphasizes critical thinking, written communication skills, and application of theory and research for evidenced-based practice. The Department continues to improve laboratory space and resources in order to promote experiential learning and student research opportunities.

Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in the current Exercise Science curriculum as the need arises. Primary areas of specialty needed include Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, Sport Nutrition, Care and Treatment of Athletic Injury.

Qualifications: Master’s Degree with 18 graduate credits in area of teaching. Candidates with NSCA and/or ACSM certification are preferred.

Note: A pre-employment background check will be required as a condition of employment. If driving on University business is a requirement of the position, an acceptable driving record is required as well.

Complete applications packets will include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and three letters of professional recommendations.

Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.

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