Classification Title / Rank:
Assistant ProfessorClassification Code:
PFAC - Slotted FacultyFull or Part Time:
9 mo.Does this position require driving?:
Coastal Carolina University, Program in Exercise and Sport Science in the Department of Kinesiology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position beginning in August 2022. The Exercise and Sport Science program seeks highly qualified individuals who will play an integral role in the continued development of the program. Candidates must possess an earned Doctorate in Exercise Science/Kinesiology or highly related discipline (ABD considered); evidence of scholarly productivity; excellence in teaching; record of program/curriculum development and community/public engagement. Primary teaching responsibilities will include biomechanics and functional kinesiology. Additional teaching will be selected from the candidate’s area(s) of expertise (e.g. research methods, exercise prescription, etc.). Position requires undergraduate student advisement, mentoring undergraduate student research, establishing a record of scholarship and professional service/outreach, assistance in developing and advancing the curriculum, commitment to program assessment, and collaborating with related academic programs. Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education. Required Qualifications:
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, summary of research agenda, and names and contact information of three (3) professional references electronically at: http://jobs.coastal.edu. Candidates who interview must provide official transcripts of graduate work. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Must hold the appropriate terminal degree or meet the established alternative qualifications, and exhibit strong potential for excellence in teaching.Posting Number:
F00245PNumber of Vacancies:
1Desired Start Date:
08/16/2022Job Open Date:
12/01/2021Open Until Filled:
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