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srietdyk93
05-12-2005, 11:49 PM
PURDUE UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND KINESIOLOGY

FACULTY POSITION AVAILABLE



POSITION: Tenure-track faculty position as an assistant professor in
Kinesiology with a specialization in developmental movement behavior.



QUALIFICATIONS: An earned doctorate in Kinesiology or related field and
evidence of scholarship in motor development (broadly defined) is
required. Enthusiasm and competence in teaching motor development to
students in movement science and pedagogy is expected.



RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful applicant will be expected to continue
and expand our nationally recognized program in motor development
through publication, extramural support and graduate student education.
In addition, the successful applicant will be committed to providing
leadership in our growing undergraduate research efforts.



COMPENSATION: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications of the
applicant.



APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Applicants should submit a cover letter of
application, a curriculum vitae, a two page research plan for the next
three years, and three letters of recommendation to:



Dr. Howard Zelaznik, Search Committee Chair

Department of Health and Kinesiology

Purdue University

800 W. Stadium Avenue

West Lafayette, IN 47907-2046

(765) 494-5601

Fax: (765) 496-1239

e-mail: hnzelaz@purdue.edu



DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled;
however, the intention is to fill the position for the beginning of
classes by either August 15, 2005 or January 3, 2006. Review of
applications will begin July 15, 2005.



Purdue University (1869) is the Land Grant institution in the State of
Indiana and a member of the Big Ten Conference. There are 38,653
undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at its 650 acre West
Lafayette campus. A full time faculty of nearly 2,200 men and women
contribute to the research, teaching, and engagement missions of the
University. The Health & Kinesiology Department is one of 11 departments
in the College of Liberal Arts. The HK Department is actively engaged in
interdisciplinary research and teaching with numerous departments in
several Schools, the Center on Aging and the Life Course, the
Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering, and the obesity research
group, among others. The opportunities for collaborative research and
interdisciplinary scholarship are substantial. The University is
committed to increasing diversity throughout campus and in all academic
programs. Purdue is located in historic Tippecanoe County which is north
of Indianapolis and south of Chicago on the banks of the Wabash River.



PURDUE UNIVERSITY IS AN "EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/EQUAL ACCESS/AFFIRMATIVE
ACTION" EMPLOYER





________________________

Shirley Rietdyk, Ph.D.

Department of Health and Kinesiology

800 W Stadium Ave.

Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN

47907-2046



(765) 496-6703

(765) 496-1239 (Fax)

srietdyk@purdue.edu