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Prince Francois
11-05-2007, 06:10 AM
*Position in Kinesiology *
The Department of Kinesiology at the University of Montreal is looking for
two professors for tenure-track positions. The Department offers a B.Sc.
program in Kinesiology, as well as an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. program in
Kinesiology. It also offers a specialized graduate study program in
kinesiology. The Department contributes significantly to the B.Ed. in
Physical Education and Health at the Faculty of Education.

*Duties *
Teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Development of a research
program and supervision of graduate students.

*Qualifications *

Ph.D. in Physical Activity Sciences or in a related field. The main axis for
research and training development at the Department of Kinesiology is *Physical
Activity and Human Development*, with a focus on physical activity from
children to seniors. The following areas of specialization will be
prioritized: 1) Biomechanics (modelisation and simulation of human
movement), 2) Physical Training

(healthy and symptomatic populations), 3) Promotion of Physical Activity,
and 4) Motor Control. Knowledge of French is required. Good publication
record. Teaching experience.
*Salary *

University of Montreal offers a competitive salary as well as a complete
range of benefits.
*Appointment date *

March 1st 2008 or as soon as possible after this date (subject to budget
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*To apply *

Applicants should send a CV and two letters of recommendation before
December 14th 2007 to:

Francois Prince, Director

Department de kinesiology

Universite de Montreal

CP 6128, Station Centre Ville

Montreal, PQ, Canada, H3C 3J7

Tél 514 343 6166

Fax 514 343 2181

*In agreement with immigration policies in Canada, all qualified candidates
are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents
will be given priority. The Université de Montréal is committed to
employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified women and
men, including members of visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons
with disabilities. *

*Recruitment procedures at Université de Montréal allow all members of the
Professors Assembly to consult the application files. If you want your
candidacy to remain confidential until the establishment of a short list you
should mention it in your introduction letter.*

Francois Prince, PhD
Directeur, Département de kinésiologie

Professeur titulaire, Département de kinésiologie
Professeur titulaire, Département de chirurgie
Université de Montréal

Directeur, Laboratoire de posture et locomotion
Centre de Réadaptation Marie Enfant
Hôpital Sainte-Justine