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Assistant Professor-Human Physiology and Anatomy - Missouri State University

State: Springfield, MO
Position: Assistant Professor-Human Physiology and Anatomy
Deadline: May 28, 2021

Job Description / Duties

We seek a candidate with a commitment to inclusive teaching practices and expertise in Exercise Physiology. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about the use of student focused pedagogy in the classroom in order to engage students in the learning process and will join a unit that is dedicated to providing students with access to high impact practices aimed at increasing student retention, persistence, and success. Responsibilities include teaching in the areas of human physiology; anatomy; strength conditioning and training; healthy lifestyles; and supervision of internships. Additional responsibilities include advising undergraduate students and supporting graduate students in our MS in Kinesiology program, and service to the school, college, university, and community.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Applicant should possess: Doctorate in Kinesiology or closely related field (ABD considered); potential for or evidence of innovative, learner-centered pedagogy; ability to teach courses in Kinesiology; the ability or potential to mentor and support our diverse student population; and possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.

Contact Information

Dr. Sarah McCallister