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John Blackwell
11-11-2002, 11:12 AM
EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCE
Position 1) Motor Learning and Sport Psychology

Pending approval and funding the Department of Exercise and Sport Science
at the University of San Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track
position in Motor Learning and Sport Psychology at the Associate/Assistant
Professor level to begin in the Fall of 2003.

Department: The Department of Exercise and Sport Science currently serves
approximately 140 undergraduate students. We offer both a Bachelor of Arts
and a Bachelor of Science degree. The Department also offers undergraduate
physical activity courses for majors and non-majors. The majority of our
students are interested in post-baccalaureate work in health-related
fields, as well as the exercise and fitness industry. Faculty interests
include pedagogy in physical education, , sports biomechanics and
performance, physical activity and program development with older adults
and disabled adults, and community health issues. (Descriptions of the ESS
Department and curriculum can be found at http://www.usfca.edu/ess/new/.)

The Department also offers a Master's degree program in Sports and Fitness
Management. This program is designed for working professionals and graduate
students interested in professional advancement and management
opportunities in professional and intercollegiate sports, fitness,
recreational sports, and sports and fitness marketing.

Teaching Responsibilities may include, inter alia, Motor Learning, Sport
Psychology, Intro to Anatomy/Physiology , and a senior research
seminar. In addition, the faculty member will periodically be required to
join in the teaching rotation of the introductory ESS in Action course and
structured internships for ESS students who are engaging in supervised work
in community settings relevant to exercise, fitness, and health. The
successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent and ongoing
research program in the area of motor learning and sport
psychology. Opportunities are available to involve undergraduate students
in faculty research.

Qualifications: University teaching experience, evidence of research
scholarship, an earned doctorate in exercise science or a related field by
Fall 2003, experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse
environment, and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission
of the University are required.

We particularly encourage minority and women applicants for all
positions. The University of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer, and provides reasonable accommodations to
individuals with disabilities upon request.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae,
graduate transcripts, brief description of research plans, statement of
teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching ability (including available
student evaluations), and three letters of recommendation to:
Exercise and Sport Science Search Committee
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080

Applications must be received by January 3, 2003, to ensure full consideration.

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EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCE
Position 2) Health and Fitness Promotion

Pending approval and funding the Department of Exercise and Sport Science
at the University of San Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track
position in health and fitness promotion at the Associate/Assistant
Professor level to begin in the Fall of 2003.

Department: The Department of Exercise and Sport Science currently serves
approximately 140 undergraduate students. We offer both a Bachelor of Arts
and a Bachelor of Science degree. The Department also offers undergraduate
physical activity courses for majors and non-majors. The majority of our
students are interested in post-baccalaureate work in health-related
fields, as well as the exercise and fitness industry. Faculty interests
include pedagogy in physical education, sports biomechanics and
performance, physicals activity and program development with older adults
and disabled adults, and community health issues. (Descriptions of the ESS
Department and curriculum can be found at http://www.usfca.edu/ess/new/.)

The Department also offers a Master's degree program in Sports and Fitness
Management. This program is designed for working professionals and graduate
students interested in professional advancement and management
opportunities in professional and intercollegiate sports, fitness,
recreational sports, and sports and fitness marketing.

Teaching Responsibilities may include, inter alia, courses dealing with
individualized health and fitness program design; health and fitness
program management; health and exercise in culture and society. In
addition, the faculty member will periodically be required to join in the
teaching rotation of the introductory ESS in Action course and structured
internships for ESS students who are engaging in supervised work in
community settings relevant to exercise, fitness, and health. The
successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent and ongoing
research program in the area of health and fitness
promotion. Opportunities are available to involve undergraduate students
in faculty research.

Qualifications: University teaching experience, evidence of research
scholarship, an earned doctorate in health education, exercise science, or
a related field by Fall 2003, experience and willingness to work in a
culturally diverse environment, and an understanding of and commitment to
support the mission of the University are required. Preference will be
given to candidates who also have nonacademic professional experience in
the fields of health, rehabilitative or therapeutic exercise, or fitness.

We particularly encourage minority and women applicants for all
positions. The University of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer, and provides reasonable accommodations to
individuals with disabilities upon request.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae,
graduate transcripts, brief description of research plans, statement of
teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching ability (including available
student evaluations), and three letters of recommendation to:

Exercise and Sport Science Search Committee
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
Applications must be received by January 3, 2003, to ensure full consideration.

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