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Rietdyk, Shirley
09-14-2001, 03:10 AM

POSITION: Tenure track faculty position in gerontology. Minority and women
candidates are encouraged to apply. Appointment to commence in August 2002.

RANK: Beginning Associate Professor

QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate, evidence of scholarly activities, and
extramural funding in the area of gerontology. Preference will be given to
candidates who can contribute to the teaching and research agenda of a
multidisciplinary department that includes health promotion & disease
prevention and the exercise sciences.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintain a line of gerontology research, continued
grantsmanship, professional involvement in the field of gerontology, teach
undergraduate and graduate courses, advise graduate student research,
participate in department and university service, and provide leadership in
departmental collaboration in campus-wide interdisciplinary gerontology

COMPENSATION: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications of the

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Send letter of application, resume, names of three
references (including contact information) who can address the candidate's
research and teaching ability, and samples of professional work to:

William Harper, Chair, Gerontology Search Committee
Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1362
(765) 494-1518 (phone)
(765) 496-1239 (fax)

APPLICATION: Review of applications will begin December 3, 2001 and will
continue until position is filled.

Purdue University is the land grant institution for the State of Indiana, a
member of the Big Ten Conference, and located in historic Tippecanoe County,
just an hour from Indianapolis and two hours from Chicago. There are 38,000
undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at its 650 acre West Lafayette
campus. The Health, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies Department is one of
eleven departments in the School of Liberal Arts. The University is
committed to increasing diversity throughout the campus and in all academic


Shirley Rietdyk
Assistant Professor
1362 Lambert
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47906-1362

Phone: (765) 496-6703
Fax: (765) 496-1239
Email: srietdyk@sla.purdue.edu

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