Institution: Auburn University 

Department: School of Kinesiology

Position, Faculty Rank: Exercise Science – Neuroscience of Kinesiology, Assistant Professor

Summary:  Assistant Professor, tenure track. We are seeking applicants who research kinesiology from a neuroscientific perspective. In no particular order of importance, areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the following: the neural basis of motor learning and performance; neuromotor control; the effects of exercise on the brain and cognitive function; and the neural basis of exercise motivation and adherence.  Applications should be submitted through AU’s online system. Please use the following link to submit application materials-

Application Deadline/Screen Date: Review of applications will begin August 21, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. 

Position Start Date:  Start date is no later than August 16, 2018.

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