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01-08-2002, 03:57 AM
Dear List Members,

Below is a repeat of a position announcement originally sent on October 1. I
wanted to remind those of you who are interested in the position that the
screening date of January 25 is fast approaching. Please visit our website
(www.hper.ttu.edu) or contact me for more information.


C. Roger James, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomechanics
Health, Exercise, & Sport Sciences
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-3011

Voice: (806) 742-3371
Fax: (806) 742-1688
Email: Roger.James@ttu.edu
Web: www.hper.ttu.edu/james

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Texas Tech University

Announcement of Faculty Position for Fall 2002

The Department of Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences at Texas Tech
University is seeking a tenure-track faculty member in Biomechanics.
Individuals having an applied emphasis including exercise, sport, and
general integrative movement applications (e.g., performance enhancement,
injury prevention, rehabilitation, etc.) are particularly encouraged to

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses and direct
graduate students in Biomechanics. Conduct research and seek external
funding in the area of specialization. Provide service to professional
organizations. Responsibilities also include department, college, and
university committee assignments.

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate should possess a terminal degree
with an emphasis in biomechanics, demonstrated potential to establish a
focused line of research to meet university research expectations, evidence
of effective teaching, and the ability and willingness to teach Biomechanics
and other exercise and sport science courses at the graduate and
undergraduate levels.

RANK AND SALARY: Assistant or Associate Professor. Salary is commensurate
with qualifications.

EFFECTIVE DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Appointment will be effective August 19,

THE DEPARTMENT AND THE UNIVERSITY: The Department of Health, Exercise, and
Sport Sciences is housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. The Bachelor
of Science is offered, as well as the Master of Science and the
interdisciplinary Master of Science in Sports Health. Seven hundred and
seventy undergraduate students are currently enrolled in programs in fitness
and wellness promotion, physical education teacher education, movement
studies, and health education. Approximately 60 graduate students, at
various stages of matriculation, take advantage of specialties in motor
behavior, exercise and sport psychology, biomechanics, exercise physiology,
educational foundations, sport management, and sports health. Texas Tech
University is a state-supported, coeducational institution with a student
population of 25,000 located in the West Texas city of Lubbock. The campus
is on a 1,839-acre tract, making it one of the largest in the nation. The
Spanish Renaissance-style red-tile roofed buildings are surrounded by
expansive lawns and impressive landscaping. The university offers
opportunities not only for research and study, but also for varied cultural
and recreational activities.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Screening of applicants will begin January 25, 2002
and continue until the position is filled. Send application letter,
curriculum vita, transcripts, and three or more letters of recommendation

Dr. C. Roger James, Box 43011, Texas Tech University,
Lubbock, TX 79409-3011 (e-mail: Roger.James@ttu.edu).

Find us on the web at www.ttu.edu

Texas Tech University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment
Opportunity / American with Disabilities Act Employer and is sensitive to
the unique needs of career couples.

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