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Faculty Associate - Kinesiology

The School of Nutrition & Health Promotion within the College of Health Solutions is seeking part-time Faculty Associates to teach the following courses for the Kinesiology major: KIN 290 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice, KIN 335 Biomechanics and/or KIN 412 Biomechanics of the Skeletal System. These positions are temporary semester to semester appointments.

The School of Nutrition and Health Promotion (SNHP) is dedicated to the provision of a rigorous, high-caliber education for students interested in Nutrition, Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology, Medical Laboratory Science, and Public Health (in partnership with the highly ranked University of Minnesota School of Public Health). The school is committed to the engagement in and the application of research designed to promote health and well-being and to reduce the risk of chronic diseases across the lifespan and throughout society.

The College of Health Solutions is dedicated to developing the health workforce of the future. We're equipping students 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.

To learn more about ASU, SNHP, and the College of Health Solutions, visit http://about.asu.edu/ and https://chs.asu.edu.

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree or higher in Exercise and Wellness, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related field
  • For KIN 290: a strong background in the principles and application of evidence-based practice in health care settings
  • For KIN 335 and KIN 412: advanced knowledge of the anatomical, mechanical and mathematical principles related to biomechanics application

Desired Qualifications

  • For KIN 290: demonstrated college/university teaching experience in undergraduate evidence-based practice
  • For KIN 335 and KIN 412: demonstrated college/university teaching experience in undergraduate biomechanics courses
  • Experience using an online course management system
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and staff

Application Deadline and Procedures

Applications will be reviewed beginning 7/14/2017 and will continue to be reviewed each semester based upon the needs of the school/program throughout the 2017-2018 academic year.

Applicants must email the following as one PDF document to Carolyn.Paige@asu.edu:

  • A letter of interest including the name of the position and courses 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)

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/.)