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Lecturer, Kinesiology

The College of Health Solutions and the School of Nutrition and Health Promotion at Arizona State University are seeking a full-time, non-tenure eligible faculty member at the rank of Lecturer to teach undergraduate courses including, but not limited to Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice and Introduction to Kinesiology.  This is a non-tenure track teaching position with no research responsibilities.  Faculty duties include teaching, with the possibility that some courses may be online, (80%, equivalent to 12 credits per semester) and service to college and relevant degrees (20%).  Applicants must present evidence of teaching experience and a strong commitment to high quality teaching at the undergraduate levels.

SNHP supports academic programs in Kinesiology (KIN), Exercise and Wellness (EXW), Nutrition (NTR) and Health Education Health Promotion (HEHP). Besides multiple undergraduate programs, SNHP also offers programs leading to MS in Exercise and Wellness, MS in Clinical Exercise Physiology, MS in Nutrition, MS in Obesity Prevention and Management, and an Interdisciplinary PhD in Exercise and Nutritional Sciences. 

The College of Health Solutions is dedicated to translating scientific advances 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. The college’s research programs encompass basic/discovery science, clinical trials, intervention science, and measurement of health outcomes. In all cases, the CHS focus is to use interdisciplinary approaches to addressing the complex systems that underpin all health problems for the goal of improving health outcomes of the population. This includes behavioral health, biomedical diagnostics, biomedical informatics, executive 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.

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 (three years in a row). 

For additional information regarding ASU, the College of Health Solutions, and School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, go to: http://about.asu.edu/ and https://chs.asu.edu

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree or higher in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or related field 
  • 2 years college/university teaching experience in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or a related field

 

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong background in evidence-based practice
  • Ability to teach a wide variety of undergraduate courses in Kinesiology, Exercise Science or related fields
  • Ability to teach transdisciplinary undergraduate health-related courses
  • Experience in using an online course management system and teaching online courses
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and staff

Application Deadline and Procedures

Initial close date for the position is 02/28/2018.  Applications are reviewed weekly thereafter until the search is closed. 

 To apply, click http://apply.interfolio.com/48697 to submit the following: 

  •  A letter of interest addressed to Tannah Broman, including the name of the position for which you are applying, your qualifications, professional experience, teaching experience and philosophy of teaching
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Information for 3 professional references (their position, title, e-mail, phone number)

 If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Carolyn Paige at Carolyn.Paige@asu.edu.

A background check is required for employment. 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/.)