Adjunct Faculty - Exercise Science

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University of Scranton
Adjunct Faculty - Exercise Science

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The Office of Equity and Diversity
Institute of Molecular Biology & Medicine, Rm 311
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University Mission
All candidates must indicate how they would help communicate and support the Catholic and Jesuit identity and mission of the University. The University’s mission statement and a description of the history and concepts of the Ignatian teaching philosophy may be found at

Diversity & Inclusion

Exercise Science & Sport

Job Purpose:
The University of Scranton's Department of Exercise Science and Sport has an ongoing need for highly qualified adjunct faculty to staff a variety of courses each semester in the fields of Kinesiology, Health Promotion, Nutrition, and Coaching. Adjunct faculty may instruct one or more courses each semester on an “as needed” basis. A particular need is common in Nutrition, Strength and Conditioning, Health Promotion, and courses within the Coaching minor.

Essential Duties:
Adjunct faculty are expected to teach a specified course(s); prepare course materials; provide support and guidance to students; and report grades.

Additional Skills Required:
Certifications in a field relevant to the course, if applicable.

Minimum Education Requirements:
Master’s Degree in Kinesiology, Health Promotion or related majors.

Preferred Education:
Preference will be given to candidates who have an ABD or PhD in the aforementioned degrees for Kinesiology and Health Promotion.

Minimum Job Experience Requirements:

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous teaching experience and willingness to be flexible in class scheduling

Full Time/Part Time:

Annual Schedule:

Part Time/Adjunct Faculty

Non-Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Complete applications are to include a cover letter and CV. This is a pooled position from which Adjunct/Affiliates will be hired. This pooled position will serve as an electronic file and replace receiving paper CVs. As openings occur, we will draw candidates from this pool until May 2021. Applicants will need to re-apply after May 31, 2020 to be considered for the next academic year.

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Job No:
Posted: 1/19/2021
Application Due: 1/19/2033
Work Type: Part Time