Assistant Professor of Applied Health Science - Wheaton College-Illinois in Wheaton Illinois

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Wheaton College-Illinois

Wheaton, Illinois 60187

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Applied Health Science Department at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in epidemiology beginning July 1, 2013.  A Ph.D. is required in epidemiology, exercise science, health, nutrition, or a medically related area.  Preference will be given to the candidates who will teach a biomechanics course and are committed to excellence in teaching and have track records of an active research program. Applicants must be committed to excellence in both teaching and scholarship in the liberal arts environment. 

The Applied Health Science Department at Wheaton College is one of the fastest growing departments in the science division.  The department is housed in a new science facility with new instruments that include a waters HPLC, a BIO-RAD Real Time PCR CFX Connect, Cell Biosciences FluorChemQ Image Analyzer for Western blot analysis, gait (motion) analysis instruments and software, and access to other research-related instruments.

Review of applications will begin March 6, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should send a curriculum vita and a description of their teaching philosophy and research interests to Dr. Richard Baybutt, Chair of the Applied Health Science Department, 501 College Ave., Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL 60187 or by email at  Application materials will be sent to eligible candidates.  College web site address is  

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. 

Keyword Phrases

  • Epidemiology
  • Exercise Science
  • Health
  • Nutrition
  • Medicall related
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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