Position: Kinesiology Lecturer
Deadline: January 27, 2020
Posted: January 9, 2020
Job Description / Duties
The Arizona State University and the College of Health Solutions Lake Havasu campus is seeking a full-time Lecturer to teach undergraduate courses in Biomechanics or related topics in Kinesiology beginning August 16, 2020. This is a non-tenure track teaching position with no research responsibilities. Duties include teaching (typically 12 credits per semester) and service (approximately 20% of workload). This is an academic-year (9-month) appointment that is renewable on a year-to-year basis at the discretion of the university.
Qualifications / Required Skills
Master's degree in Exercise and Wellness, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related field.
Demonstrated strong background in movement assessment and biomechanical evaluation stemming from experience in a professional, clinical, or research setting.
Demonstrated advanced knowledge of anatomical, mechanical, and mathematical principles related to biomechanics application.
PhD in Exercise and Wellness, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related field.
Demonstrated college/university teaching experience in undergraduate and/or graduate biomechanics courses
Demonstrated experience with preventative biomechanics or biomechanical applications in sports medicine and rehabilitation.
Demonstrated experience in using an online course management system.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and staff.
Application deadline is January 27, 2020. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled.
: To apply, click Interfolio Link to submit the following:
A letter of interest including the name of the position for which you are applying, your qualifications, professional experience, teaching experience, and philosophy of teaching
Information for 3 professional references (their position, title, e-mail, phone number)
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Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. (See ASU's complete non-discrimination statement and www.asu.edu/titleIX/).
Salary: $62,000 per year
If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Athena Eskridge at Athena.Eskridge@asu.edu.
About the College of Health Solutions
The College of Health Solutions is committed to translating scientific health research and discovery into practice to improve health outcomes through education, research and service. We equip students with the knowledge and skills to influence healthier lifestyle choices; develop creative interventions to improve the health of people and populations; analyze and translate large amounts of health data into solutions; and maximize the technology, science, business and application of diagnostics. Our research programs encompass basic science, discovery science, clinical trials, intervention science and measurement of health outcomes. In all cases, our faculty use interdisciplinary approaches to address the complex systems that underpin health problems. We are highly collaborative, transparent and team-oriented. Our innovative organizational structure includes translational teams that move science from labs into communities with evidence-based interventions that make a difference, as well as affinity networks where teams of people work together to improve methodologies and processes. All of our programs, in and out of the classroom, are designed with the goal of improving the health of people and communities.
Current training programs include behavioral health, biomedical diagnostics, biomedical informatics, executive and continuing education, exercise science, health promotion, health sciences, kinesiology, medical studies, nutrition, population health, the science of health care delivery, and speech and hearing science. Our programs are offered at ASU’s Downtown Phoenix, Tempe, West and Lake Havasu campuses, as well as on Mayo Clinic’s Scottsdale campus. We maintain research facilities in cooperation with multiple community partners, including an expansion of the Phoenix Biomedical Campus that is in development through a public-private partnership that will increase collaborative opportunities with private companies and offer an additional 200,000 square feet of space for research and clinical trials.
About Arizona State University
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. U.S. News & World Report ranks ASU #1 in the U.S. for innovation for five years in a row. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising multiple differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's sixth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.
For more information about ASU, the College of Health Solutions, and ASU Lake Havasu, visit http://about.asu.edu/, https://chs.asu.edu, and https://havasu.asu.edu/.