Assistant Professor (Exercise Science) - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in Carbondale Illinois

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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Carbondale, Illinois

United States

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Description of Position: The Department of Kinesiology invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science position with a specialization in one of the following areas: Physiology, Nutrition, Motor Learning, Motor Control, Motor Development, Biomechanics, Sports Medicine, Epidemiology/Health Promotion, or Exercise Psychology. The position is a tenure track position with teaching responsibilities in area of specialization. Potential for collaboration exists with Nutrition, Neuroscience, Gerontology, Allied Health, Rehabilitation, and many others across the SIU campus system. Position is contingent on available funding.


  1. The rank of Assistant Professor requires a doctorate in Kinesiology or an area relevant to the specialization areas described.
  2. Applicants who have completed all but the dissertation and who expect to complete all requirements for the doctorate prior to August 15, 2016, will be considered. If official evidence of the appointee's completion of the earned doctorate is not received by August 15, 2016, the position offered will be a nine-month, term appointment at the rank of Instructor and at a lower salary.
  3. The potential for scholarly productivity and external funding.


  1. Pursue a continuing line of research activities leading to scholarly publications and external funding.
  2. Provide leadership for cooperative work (partnerships, grant development, applied projects and research) within the college, university and community.
  3. Develop and/or teach graduate class(es) in areas of expertise.
  4. Engage in service activities at the department, college, university and community levels.
Effective Date of Employment: August 16, 2016.

Application Instructions:
Use Institution Website button to the right of this job description, then follow instructions on the jobpage at SIU-Carbondale's website.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Professor (Exercise Science)
  • Where brains and heart intersect
  • Inclusive excellence
  • Access, opportunity, innovation and teaching
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Sports Mgmt, Recreation & Leisure Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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