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Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Kinesiology with emphasis in Applied Biomechanics and/or Exercise Physiology - Missouri Southern State University

State: Joplin, MO
Position: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Kinesiology with emphasis in Applied Biomechanics and/or Exercise Physiology
Deadline: February 8, 2020
Posted: January 17, 2020

Job Description / Duties

Qualified faculty will teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in face-to-face, hybrid and online formats. Teaching responsibilities for the position include coursework in the sciences of applied biomechanics and/or physiology of exercise lecture and lab, research methods, all courses in the Health Promotion and Wellness degree program. Applicants should have relevant teaching experience. Other responsibilities include student advisement, candidate assessment in clinical field experiences/internships, collaboration with campus and community partners, active participation in department, school, university, and community service, as well as scholarly/creative activity related to Health Promotion and Wellness. The successful finalists will be asked to present a lesson to a college class.

Qualifications / Required Skills

The successful finalists will be asked to present a lesson to a college class. Rank and tenure status are dependent on qualifications. A terminal degree in a related field is preferred, ABD and Master’s degree in a related discipline will be considered with a commitment to pursue/complete a doctorate. Successful teaching experience at the university level, the ability to work cooperatively as a faculty team member and willingness to invest in the use of current best practices and 21st century technology are critical.

Additional Information

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, three professional references with names, addresses, email addresses and phone numbers and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Submit all applicant materials on our web site at www.mssu.edu/jobs
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Missouri Southern State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.

Contact Information

Submit all applicant materials on our web site at www.mssu.edu/jobs. A successful background check is required. E-Verify employer.
Missouri Southern State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.

Employer Profile

Missouri Southern State University is a four year liberal arts public institution serving more than 6,100 students in over 140 academic programs offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. Internationally-focused semesters and enriching cultural events in theatre, art, music and film create an engaging learning environment for students and citizens of the region. MSSU is located in Joplin, MO, which is considered to be the Crossroads of America, and serves as the commercial hub for the four states area. Joplin is a resilient and vibrant city with a population of over 50,000 serving a metropolitan statistical area of 208,000. There is quick and easy access to Northwest Arkansas, Kansas City, and Tulsa, as well as numerous outdoor activities and attractions throughout the Ozarks.