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10-26-2004, 12:51 AM
The University of Tennessee

College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences

Knoxville, Tennessee


Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Exercise Science (nine month
tenure-track position beginning August 1, 2005)

Required Qualifications: Earned doctorate in sports medicine/athletic
training, physical therapy, and/or biomechanics; research interests in
clinical biomechanics; ability to establish an independent research program
and collaborate with current faculty in research; evidence of scholarly
publications in peer-reviewed journals; and commitment to obtaining external
funding for research.

Desired Qualifications: Appropriate credential in physical therapy and/or
athletic training; university teaching experience; demonstrated ability to
obtain external funding for research; and post-doctoral training.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in sports
medicine and biomechanics and other areas consistent with the candidate's
background. Establish a research agenda leading to publications in refereed
journals and to extramural funding. Advise and direct undergraduate and
graduate students. Participate in professional, university, and community

University: Designated as a Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive university,
UT is the oldest, largest and most comprehensive institution of higher
education in Tennessee. Academic programs on the Knoxville campus enroll
approximately 19,300 undergraduate students and nearly 8,100 graduate
students. Detailed information about the University of Tennessee may be
obtained by visiting the Web site: http://www.utk.edu.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience

Application: Review of applications will begin December 1, 2004 and continue
until the position is filled. Submit letter of application addressing in
order the required and desired qualifications of the applicant as stated in
the position announcement, a curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and
telephone numbers of three references to:

Chair, Exercise Science Faculty Search Committee

Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies

The University of Tennessee

1914 Andy Holt Avenue

Knoxville, TN 37996-2710

865-974-9045 (office)

865-974-8981 (fax)

The University of Tennessee does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex,
color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in
provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities
and benefits. This policy extends both to employment by and admission to
the University.

The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex or
disability in its education programs and activities, pursuant to
requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the
Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,
and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.

Inquiries and charges of violations concerning Title VI, Title IX,
Section 504, ADA or the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) should
be directed to the Office Equity and Diversity (OED); 1840 Melrose Avenue;
Knoxville, TN 37996-3560; or telephone (865) 974-2498 (V/TTY available) or
974-2440. Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to
the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Human Resources, 600 Henley Street,
Knoxville, TN 37996-4125.

Songning Zhang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Director
Biomechanics/Sports Medicine Lab
Department of Exercise, Sport and Leisure Studies
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
The University of Tennessee

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