Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University
- Penn State Harrisburg
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- Date Closing:
- open until filled
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- Penn State Harrisburg
- School of Behavioral Sciences and Education
Penn State Harrisburg, School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Kinesiology. The successful candidate will be instrumental in implementing the new B.S. in Kinesiology, Exercise Science Option at Penn State Harrisburg. An earned Ph.D. in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Health and Human Performance, or related field is required. Special consideration will be given to candidates with an academic emphasis and ability to teach in one or more of the following areas of sport and exercise studies: history, philosophy, psychology, and/or sociology. Candidates must possess scholarship to warrant appointment to a tenure-track position with a preference for candidates who have a demonstrated program of research and secured grants and/or contracts. Penn State Harrisburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourage applications from minority candidates. Penn State Harrisburg, with an enrollment of approximately 5,000 students, is located in Middletown, Pennsylvania. The College is easily accessible via interstate and rail routes from Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and New York. The College offers students the opportunity to earn baccalaureate degrees in thirty academic majors. As a graduate center, the College offers twenty-two master’s degrees and three doctoral degree programs. The College is located near the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, which facilitates collaborative research opportunities. To learn more about the College and the School, visit http://harrisburg.psu.edu or http://harrisburg.psu.edu/behavioral-sciences-and-education. Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interests, samples of recently published works, and the names and contact information of three references to the job posting found at http://psu.jobs. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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