East Carolina University, a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, is a doctoral institution with an enrollment of over 27,000 students and approximately 4,500 faculty and staff.
Job Description: The Department of Kinesiology, within the College of Health and Human Performance, at East Carolina University, seeks a faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Physical Activity Promotion. Rank will be commensurate with education and experience. A doctoral degree in physical activity promotion, physical activity epidemiology, exercise science or related field is required. The successful candidate will teach in undergraduate and graduate programs, conduct research in the area of physical activity promotion, and provide service to the university community, and profession. Seeking an externally funded research program is expected and there are substantial opportunities for collaborative research with faculty in the Activity Promotion Laboratory, as well other faculty from the College of Health and Human Performance, Brody School of Medicine, and Departments of Psychology, Public Health, and Nutrition. Screening of applicants will begin January 15, 2013 and will continue until the position has been filled. Position begins August 21, 2013.
Minimum Qualifications: A doctoral degree in physical activity promotion, physical activity epidemiology, exercise science or related field from an appropriately accredited institution is required.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Interested candidates should submit: a) a cover letter stating the relevance of the candidate's training and experience, and b) a current curriculum vitae online; and, c) three letters of reference specific to this position, and d) copies of transcripts and should be mailed to: East Carolina University, Dept of Kinesiology, c/o Joy C. Hahn, 401 Ficklen Dr, Greenville, NC 27858. Position #937209. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Questions may be addressed to: Matthew Mahar, EdD, Chair, Physical Activity Promotion Search Committee, MaharM@ecu.edu , phone (252) 328-0008. ECU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action university and accommodates individuals with disabilities. Individuals requesting a disability accommodation should call the ECU Office Disability Support Services at 252-328-1016 (Voice/TTY/Relay). Proper documentation of identity and employability are required at the time of employment.
Date Initial Screening Begins: 12-20-2012
Job Close Date: Open Until Filled