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Linda Tranisi
11-13-2001, 12:48 AM
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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: DEPARTMENT OF EXERCISE SCIENCE, CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY,
invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position
available Fall 2002. The candidate must have an earned doctorate (ABD
considered with doctorate conferred by position start) in exercise science
or closely related field and a demonstrated record of successful teaching
at the university level. Strong computer skills and proficiency in using
multi-media technology in teaching is desired. A record of scholarship as
evidenced by peer-reviewed publications and/or funded research expected.
ACSM and/or NSCA certifications desirable. Salary commensurate with
qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will be expected
to teach undergraduate exercise science courses in the following content
areas: biomechanics, human physiology, exercise physiology, basic
statistics and research design; advise undergraduate students; conduct
research in area of expertise and participate in collaborative research
projects with faculty; serve on departmental and campus committees. The
Department of Exercise Science offers an undergraduate major which
incorporates internship opportunities in strength and conditioning,
athletic training, corporate and community fitness, cardiac rehabilitation,
and physical therapy. We are successful in placing students into jobs and
advanced degree programs in these areas upon graduation. The department
emphasizes quality teaching, opportunities for "hands on" laboratory
experience, and student involvement in faculty research. Creighton
University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution with 6,000 students in the
colleges of medicine, dentistry, law, nursing, pharmacy and allied health,
business administration, and the arts and sciences. Our campus is located
in the downtown area of Omaha, Nebraska's largest city (pop. 600,000).
U.S. News and World Report has recognized Creighton University as one of
the top two Midwestern comprehensive universities for six consecutive
years. Applications should include a letter of application including a
description of research focus, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference
and an academic transcript substantiating the doctorate. Send all
materials to: Dr. Tom Baechle, Exercise Science Department, Creighton
University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178. Review of applications
will begin on November 30, 2001, and continue until the position is filled.
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY IS AN EO/AA EMPLOYER AND SEEKS A WIDE RANGE OF
APPLICANTS FOR THIS POSITION IN SUPPORT OF ONE OF OUR CORE VALUES ---
GENDER, ETHNIC AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY.

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