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Gary Heise
10-02-2000, 07:01 AM
The School of Kinesiology and Physical Education at the University
of Northern Colorado announces the following faculty position:

0100,0100,0100Position Title: Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Physical

Qualifications and Experience:

An earned doctorate in Kinesiology or related field, with an
emphasis in Biomechanics, is required by August 20, 2001.
Candidates must be able to teach biomechanics and anatomical
kinesiology. Applicants must demonstrate an ability to establish a
scholarly record, and college/university teaching experience is
desired. There is a University policy which precludes selection of
individuals whose terminal or highest degree is from the University
of Northern Colorado, except in unusual circumstances, as
determined by the President of the University.

Position Description:

This is a full-time, nine month tenure-track appointment in the
School of Kinesiology and Physical Education.

Responsibilities include: teaching biomechanics (undergraduate
and graduate) and anatomical kinesiology; conducting research;
securing external funding; advising undergraduate and graduate
students; serving on School and University committees; and
performing other duties as required. Computer technology skills
are desirable especially related to innovative teaching techniques.
Applicants must address specific areas of competence across all

Salary and Benefits:

Assistant Professor salary commensurate with qualifications and
experience. Summer school appointment also may be available.
Benefits include health, life, and dental insurance as well as a
selection of several defined contribution retirement programs.

Starting Date: August 20, 2001

Contact and Application Deadline:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, vita, official
transcripts, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of
three references. Additional materials will also be accepted.
Review of applicants will begin on November 1, 2000 and will
continue until the position is filled. Application materials should be
sent to:

Chair, Biomechanics Search Committee

School of Kinesiology and Physical Education

Gunter Hall, Campus Box 39

University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, CO 80639 FAX (970) 351-1762

Federal regulations require that the University retain all documents
submitted by applicants. Materials will not be returned or copied
for applicants. This position is contigent on funding from the
Colorado State Legislature, approval by the Board of Trustees, and
subject to the policies and regulations of the University of Northern

Location and Environment:

The University of Northern Colorado, located in Greeley, is a
Carnegie Doctoral/research-intensive institution with an enrollment
of approximately 11,000 students. Greeley is located 50 miles
north of Denver, 25 miles east of the Rocky Mountains, and has a
population of approximately 72,500. Further information about UNC
and Greeley is available at http://www.unco.edu.

Additional Information:

The beginnings of the School of Kinesiology and Physical
Education at UNC date back some 90 years when the University
pioneered the West's first physical education program. The
University, founded in 1889, has a long history of leadership in
graduate education, and in the 1980's was designated by the
Colorado legislature as the state's center of graduate education in
teacher preparation.

The master's degree in physical education has been conferred for
more than 50 years and the doctorate for more than 30. Today,
UNC offers the only doctorate in physical education in Colorado
with emphases in Pedagogy, Kinesiology and Sport
Administration. With UNC's tradition in kinesiology and physical
education, the School has an enviable record in graduate

UNC is an AA/EO employer and committed to fostering diversity in
its student body, faculty and staff.

The Employee Relations Office is in Carter Hall, Room 2011.

Posted by:

Gary D. Heise, Ph.D.
University of Northern Colorado, School of KPE
Greeley, CO 80639 USA
voice: 970-351-1738 fax: 970-351-1762

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