Lecturer/Instructor/Assistant Professor, 10014394 KINESIOLOGY - EDU

United States, North America
May 14, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Michigan State University has been working to advance the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU focuses its vast resources and collaborative power on creating solutions to some of the worlds most pressing challenges, while providing life-changing opportunities to a vibrant and diverse community of students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

Position Information

Posting Number: 7992

Internal Posting Date: 06-24-2013

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 07-08-2013

Job Title: Lecturer/Instructor/Assistant Professor

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Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers Yes

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Primary Department: 10014394 KINESIOLOGY - EDU

Position Employee Group: Fixed Term Faculty-FAS

Appointment Basis: Academic Year, 9 month

Appointment Status: Fixed Term Faculty

Employment %: 100


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Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary/Rank Commensurate with Experience

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Position Summary: Teaching courses in support of our undergraduate program needs. Acute needs exist in biomechanics, motor development, and measurement and research methods in kinesiology, though teaching courses in other content areas is possible. Responsibilities also include assisting with administration of our undergraduate kinesiology program and coordination with other instructional staff.

Rank of positions will be at the level of lecturer, instructor, or assistant professor, depending on qualifications. Appointments may be for one or more semesters beginning Fall 2013.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
An advanced degree in a relevant field is required. College-level teaching experience; evidence of scholarly and professional contributions such as through publications, presentations at professional meetings, and contributions to state/national professional associations.

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Desired Qualifications: A doctorate is preferred, but outstanding candidates with a master's degree and exceptional experience will be considered

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Learning Philosophy
Work/Writing Sample
Research Interests
Research Funding

Number of Reference Letters Required: See Special Instructions

Special Instructions to Applicants: Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names, addresses, email, and telephone numbers of three references electronically. Inquiries may be directed to the Department Chairperson, Alan L. Smith, alsmith@msu.edu.

Review of applications will be ongoing starting July 8, 2013.

Department Website Address: www.educ.msu.edu/kin/

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Alan Smith/Professor and Department Chair/alsmith@msu.edu

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Union Affiliation Union