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mcordova31
11-14-2007, 09:02 AM
Dear Colleagues,



The Department of Kinesiology at UNC Charlotte
(http://www.health.uncc.edu/knes) invites applications for a 9-month
tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Athletic
Training commencing August 15, 2008. The successful candidate will
conduct research and pursue extramural funding to support their research
program. Additionally, the successful candidate will teach courses in
athletic training, and special topics depending on their specific
expertise; further, the successful candidate will serve on thesis and
dissertation committees; advise undergraduate and graduate students;
provide professional service; and contribute to diversity initiatives of
the College. The Department of Kinesiology is a dynamic and rapidly
expanding unit with an interdisciplinary focus and is one of 4 academic
departments / units within the College of Health and Human Services.
Its programs include: a CAATE-accredited entry-level Athletic Training
program, an undergraduate Exercise Science program, an undergraduate
Respiratory Therapy program, and Master's program in Clinical Exercise
Physiology. The Department houses a brand new Biodynamics Research
Laboratory and a Exercise Physiology / Exercise Genomics Research
Laboratory both of which are 2500ft^2 in size. Additionally, the
Department has faculty and doctoral students affiliated with the
Interdisciplinary Biomedicine Ph.D program (http://www.bioweb.uncc.edu/
) and the Center for Biomedical Engineering Systems (www.cbes.uncc.edu
).



It is required that applicants possess a doctorate in athletic training
/ sports medicine or related discipline from an accredited university;
are a BOC certified athletic trainer; and licensed as an athletic
trainer in the State of North Carolina or eligible for state licensure.
Further, applicants must have teaching experience at the university
level. The salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (www.uncc.edu
) is the 4th largest university in the UNC State
System with an enrollment of 22,500 students. UNC Charlotte is a
doctoral/research intensive university, composed of seven colleges: the
College of Arts and Sciences and six professional colleges -
Architecture, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Computing
& Informatics, and Health and Human Services. The university offers 89
programs leading to bachelor's degrees, over 61 master's degree programs
and 18 doctoral programs. The university also offers a multidisciplinary
Honors College for talented, motivated undergraduates, and a Graduate
School. UNC Charlotte's faculty includes nearly 900 full-time members,
with nearly 90% holding the highest degree in their fields.

Charlotte, NC is thriving and vibrant metropolitan center with many
sites and attractions. It remains one of the most visited regions in
the state. Charlotte is second largest banking city in the U.S., and
boasts one of the nation's best health care centers. Charlotte and its
13-county metropolitan region is the nation's 26th largest city, with a
population approximating 1.5 million. The region offers residents the
benefits of both the mountains and the ocean with an outstanding
climate.



Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Screening will begin
December 1, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled. Please
apply online at https://jobs.uncc.edu and
attach your application letter, vita, a concise statement of your
research agenda, full contact information for 5 references and 3
reprints of scholarly work. For additional information, contact: Bret
Wood, Co-Chair - Faculty Search Committee at (704) 687-2751 or
bawood@uncc.edu



- Mitch Cordova



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Mitchell L. Cordova, Ph.D, ATC, FACSM

Chairperson & Associate Professor

Department of Kinesiology

226-A Belk Gymnasium

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Charlotte, NC 28223

Phone: (704) 687-4695

Fax: (704) 687-3350

Email: mcordova@uncc.edu

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