View Full Version : Faculty Position: Motor Control / Motor Learning

Chip Wade
11-08-2005, 10:56 AM
The Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management at the
University of Mississippi invites applications for a full-time (9-month),
tenure track motor control/motor learning faculty position at the Assistant
Professor level. Individuals with training and experience in any area of
motor control/motor learning relevant to human movement and health are
encouraged to apply.

Qualifications: Qualified applicants should possess (1) a doctorate in motor
control/motor learning or related field, (2) teaching ability and experience
in higher education, and (3) a record of publications and grants
commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities of the position include teaching
undergraduate and graduate courses in motor control and motor learning,
kinesiology, or research methods; publishing research in area of
specialization; pursuing external funding; developing resources to provide
on-going support for research activities; and contributing to
interdisciplinary research collaborations.

Program: The Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreational
Management offer a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in Exercise Science. The Department
houses the Applied Biomechanics and Ergonomics Laboratory, Applied
Physiology Laboratory, and Body Composition Laboratory. Detailed
information, including faculty, laboratory resources and instructional
programs, is available at the following website:

Availability: The position is available August, 2006.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until filled or an adequate applicant pool is established. Competitive
salary is commensurate with experience. Submit online applications at
www.olemiss.edu/depts/HR including:

1) A letter of application highlighting your academic expertise,
professional accomplishments, research focus, and teaching experience
2) A current vita
3) Contact information for five professional references

Official transcripts are to be mailed to:

Scott Owens, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair
215 Turner Center
University of Mississippi
University, MS 18677

The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Section 504/ADA/ADA