View Full Version : Biomechanist Faculty Opening at Westmont College, Santa Barbara,CA

Ashley Olsen
11-14-2007, 06:23 AM
Westmont College - Position Announcement
Department of Kinesiology
Biomechanist Faculty Member

The Kinesiology department announces a tenure-track position at the
assistant professor level, with specialization in Biomechanics, to begin
August 2008. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and demonstrated excellence in
scholarship and classroom teaching. Strong preference will be given to
candidates with demonstrated abilities in coaching, swim instruction and/or
pool management. Westmont is a nationally ranked liberal arts college in
the Protestant evangelical tradition. Faculty are expected to embrace the
college's mission wholeheartedly, relating their Christian faith to their
teaching, scholarship, mentoring, and action. The college has a strong
commitment to build an ethnically, culturally, and academically more diverse
faculty of the highest caliber. The college encourages students to
participate in on and off-campus programs that enable them to study in
environments culturally and ethnically different from their own, and
applicants with expertise and experience to participate in these activities
are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants should send cover letter
describing research experience and interests and teaching experience along
with vita. Letters of recommendation and additional materials will be
requested after the initial screening process. Applicants must submit
verification of their legal right to work in the United States. Please send
letter of interest and vita to Dr. Gregg Afman, Department of Kinesiology,
Westmont College, 955 La Paz Rd., Santa Barbara, CA 93108. For more
information visit