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10-05-2006, 10:40 PM
We are in the process of searching for a faculty member in Exercise
Physiology. I would appreciate it if you would forward the attached
announcement to potentially interested colleagues, former doctoral
students, or post-docs who are seeking a position at the
assistant/associate professor level. The details of this position are
included in the following announcement.

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The University of Tennessee

College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences

Knoxville, Tennessee


Position: Assistant/Associate Professor (Exercise
Physiology) in the Department of Exercise, Sport, and Leisure Studies
(nine month tenure-track position beginning August 1, 2007)

Qualifications: Required: Earned doctorate in exercise
physiology or related discipline; research specialization in the
application of exercise physiology to combat current problems such as
obesity, chronic disease, or youth inactivity; effective interpersonal
and communication skills; and evidence of scholarly productivity.
Desired: University teaching experience; post-doctoral research
experience; evidence of extramural support for research; and commitment
to professional organizations.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and/or graduate classes
in exercise physiology and related topics. Establish research agenda
leading to publications in refereed journals and to extramural funding.
Advise students and direct graduate projects, theses and dissertations.
Provide professional, university, and community service.

University: Designated 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 20,000 undergraduate students and
6,000 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

Application: Review of applications will begin December
1, 2006 and continue until the position is filled. Submit a letter of
application addressing the required and desired qualifications as stated
in the position announcement, a curriculum vitae, and the names,
addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to:

Chair, Exercise
Physiology Search Committee

Dept. of Exercise,
Sport, and Leisure Studies

The University of

1914 Andy Holt Avenue

Knoxville, TN

865-974-9045 (office)
865-974-8981 (fax)

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Songning Zhang, Ph.D., FACSM

Biomechanics/Sports Medicine Lab
Department of Exercise, Sport and Leisure Studies
The University of Tennessee
1914 Andy Holt Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996-2700