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11-20-2000, 01:07 AM
Louisiana State University
Department of Kinesiology
Faculty Position Announcement

The Department of Kinesiology announces the availability of a full-time
Instructor position in biomechanics and athletic training. The candidate
will have a commitment to teaching excellence and service to the
profession. The appointment will be a renewable one-year contract,
effective August 2001.

LSU is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Research University I,
and has an enrollment of nearly 30,000 students. The Department of
Kinesiology, located in the College of Education, has approximately 600
undergraduate students and 100 graduate students. Undergraduate majors
receive a B.S. in Kinesiology with an emphasis in human movement science,
fitness studies, sport studies, health and physical education teacher
certification, and starting August 2000, athletic training. The M.S. and
Ph.D. degrees are offered at the graduate level and include emphases in
exercise physiology, motor behavior, or pedagogy. The Department website
address is http://asterix.ednet.lsu.edu/~kineweb/.

Qualifications: Earned master's degree in Kinesiology or related field
required and NATA certification for a minimum of three years with
eligibility for Louisiana State licensure are required. Preferred
qualifications include (1) experience teaching biomechanics and athletic
training courses in a CAAHEP accredited program, (2) knowledgeable of the
CAAHEP accreditation process, and (3) familiarity with clinical settings.

Responsibilities: (1) Teach some or all of the following classes:
Biomechanical Basis of Kinesiology, Advanced Diagnosis and Treatment of
Athletic Injuries, Anatomy, Practicum in Athletic Training, Prevention and
Emergency Care of Athletic Injuries, (2) advise athletic training
undergraduate students, and (3) perform service to department, college,
university, and profession.

Rank: Instructor Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and

Application Deadline: Evaluation of applications will begin February 1,
2001 and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedures: Applications should include a letter of
application, a current curriculum vita, copies of graduate study
transcripts, and the names of three people who could provide letters of
reference. The application material may be mailed or e-mailed to:

Dennis Landin Phone: 225 388-2036
Search Committee Chair FAX: 225 388-3680
Department of Kinesiology E-mail: dlandin@lsu.edu
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-7101

LSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national
origin, age, disabilities, or veteran's status.

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