Assistant Professor - Kinesiology, Health and Performance - 1402126 - University of Toronto in Toronto Ontario

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University of Toronto

Toronto, Ontario M5S 2W6



Detailed Job Description

The Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education at the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time, tenure-stream academic position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Kinesiology, Health and Performance beginning July 1, 2015.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. by date of appointment or shortly thereafter, demonstrated excellence in research and teaching and a well-articulated research program. Post-doctoral training is highly desirable. The applicant should have a track record of publications in her/his area of expertise and success in securing research funding. This position offers excellent opportunities to develop independent research programs within a multidisciplinary environment. Candidates registered or eligible for registration as kinesiologists with the Province of Ontario are preferred.

Applications for this position are invited from those with disciplinary expertise of direct relevance to the scope of practice for registered kinesiologists in the province of Ontario. Informed by their research expertise, the successful candidate will be expected to teach courses principally to students registered in a new professional masters program. Collaborations with colleagues in the Faculty, university and related research community will be strongly encouraged. Previous relevant graduate student teaching experiences and demonstrated expertise in advancing the theory-practice nexus are highly desirable. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link  Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy), a statement outlining current and future research interests, and samples of scholarly work. If you have questions about this position, please contact   All application materials should be submitted online.

Submission guidelines can be found at:  We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.

Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to: Search Committee Chair and Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education by the closing date, December 10, 2014.

This job will remain open until filled.

For more information about the Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, please visit our home page

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Keyword Phrases

  • Kinesiology
  • Health Sciences
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Best if Apply By 12/10/2014