Assistant Professor of Practice, Body Works

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Assistant Professor of Practice, Body Works

Austin, TX
Open Date:
May 31, 2019

The Department of Kinesiology and Health Education at The University of Texas at Austin is accepting applications from qualified individuals for a part-time, Assistant Professor of Practice position. Successful candidates for this non-tenure track position will have the appropriate academic and practical preparation to teach courses in Yoga and Fitness as a part of our normal, long semesters (13 week, 1 credit courses) and in our adult fitness program. Applicants should be a certified Yoga instructor. Responsibilities may also include the supervision of Teaching Assistants and/or student aides.

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A master's degree is preferred but an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience maybe substituted as appropriate. Candidates should have excellent communication skills and a student-centered approach to teaching undergraduate courses. Preference will be given to candidates experience teaching Yoga and Fitness to a diverse group of individuals at the beginning and more experienced levels.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidate should upload a cover letter, current vita and names/contact information of three references via Interfolio. Verification of academic credentials will be required. Women and minorities are especially invited to apply. Security sensitive position; a background check will be conducted on selected applicant.

Marisol Corbitt, in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, is assisting with this search process and can be reached at 512-232-6012 if you have application submission questions. For information about the position, please contact Search Committee Chair, Michael Sanders, EdD at 512-471-5405 or by email at- [email protected].




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Posted: 6/2/2019
Application Due: 8/1/2019
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