Assistant Professor- Excercise Science/Outdoor Rec - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Department Chairperson, teaches courses in Exercise Science. Major teaching responsibilities may include (but are not limited to): Research Methods in Exercise Science, Foundations of Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Testing and Prescription, and Clinical Exercise Physiology. Provide campus and community service including service on committees, involvement in research/scholarly activity, perform other duties associated with teaching, departmental and college responsibilities, and other duties as assigned and described in the faculty handbook.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in refereed and other professional journals. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate degree in Exercise Science or a related field. Applicants who are ABD will be considered (must complete dissertation within 2 years of hiring date). Candidates with ACSM/NSCA credentials are preferred.
Student Evaluations from the 2 most current semesters. Evidence of involvement in professional organizations.


Knowledge of Exercise Science and course content. Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques.
Knowledge of program and curriculum development.
Knowledge of measurement, evaluation and research.


Skill in student management, motivation and evaluation.
Proficiency in use of technology.


Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
Effective interpersonal, problem solving and decision-making skills.

Pay Range


Keyword Phrases

  • Exercise Science/Outdoor Rec
  • Assistant Professor- Excercise Science/Outdoor Rec
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Sports Mgmt, Recreation & Leisure Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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