Miami University — Assistant Professor in Kinesiology and Nutrition

Tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning Fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year to teach courses in Kinesiology and Nutrition; maintain an active, externally-funded research agenda; advise students; and provide service to the institution.

Require: Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology, Nutritional Science, or related field by date of appointment.

Consideration may be given to candidates with: 1) experience teaching a variety of exercise science and/or nutrition courses including, but not limited to, Physiology of Exercise, Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, Nutrition for Sport and Fitness, and Advanced Nutrition; 2) post-doctoral experience; 3) a clinically-oriented certification (e.g., ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist); and/or 4) certification as a Registered Dietitian; experience working with multicultural and/or diverse populations.

Faculty in the Department of Kinesiology and Health provide a quality learning experience for students and are committed to diversity and inclusive excellence. This position has the potential to be part of a cluster or cohort hire of faculty in The College of Education, Health and Society for successful diverse candidates whose critical research, teaching and/or service connects to a theme of promoting Socially Just Communities consistent with our Initiative for Community Justice and Wellbeing.

Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research plans, and teaching philosophy to The department will solicit reference letters from references provided in application. For inquiries about posting, contact Kevin Ballard at Screening of applications will begin October 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

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